Food Matters Live 2020, 13-14 October, virtual event

Vice-Chair, ESSNA

Claudia Mucciardi

Claudia is the Vice-Chair of the European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance and Senior Manager of Regulatory Affairs for EMEA at Glanbia Performance Nutrition (GPN). She is responsible for the compliance of some of the biggest players of sports nutrition in the region, with brands such as Optimum Nutrition, BSN and Nutramino. Her brand portfolios cover a range of sports nutrition products such as protein and pre-workout powders, protein and energy bars, meal replacement products, as well as RTDs and capsules/tablets. In terms of overall professional background, Claudia has close to a decade’s worth of experience in compliance of sports foods and supplements, with previous roles at Herbalife and GSK.

Claudia has extensive knowledge and experience working with harmonised EU legislation as well as dealing with challenges which arise from differing national legislation, or from various interpretations of existing food law.