EMEA Field Marketing Manager, Dow Pharma & Food Solutions

Vanessa Azevedo

Vanessa Azevedo is the Field Marketing Manager for Dow Food Solutions in EMEA Region. This Business unit of Dow produces highly functional cellulose derivatives used as stabilizers for several food and beverages applications.

In her current role, she leads core marketing activities such as New Product Launches, Campaigns planning and execution, Tradeshows organization, Development of Sales tools and Promotional Materials. She also drives the implementation of Innovation Projects in the region ensuring connection with target customers to deliver valuable solutions to the focus segments: gluten free bakery, lower fat fried foods, vegetarian and meat.

Vanessa started her career in Dow Brazil in 2009 as Customer Application Specialist to the Food Market responsible for technical support to customers and distributors in Latin America. She greatly contributed to the development of Dow’s Food Business in the region by leveraging existing technologies while developing local applications mainly in Beverages and Bakery segments.

She played different technical and commercial roles in Latin America until 2014, when she moved to Dow France to become Food Marketing Manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Vanessa earns a Bachelor’s degree of Chemical Engineering from University of Federal of São Carlos, Brazil. She speaks Portuguese, Spanish, English and French.

Learn more about Vanessa by visiting her LinkedIn profile.