OUR EXPERT PERFUMERS
Virginie Roux was born in La Colle sur Loup, in Provence. Attached to its authentic roots, Virginie faithfully perpetuates the traditions and expertise of her ancestors. Committed and creative, Virginie creates very personal fragrances that reflect her inspirations as well as the soul of Provence from which the essences come.
Virginie has signed 3 collections of multi-faceted perfumes with her perfumer accomplice Jean-Claude Gigodot, giving all her soul and choosing the most beautiful raw materials. Nathalie Feisthauer signs the latest creation: Eau de Gina.
This perfumer was born in Grasse and started as a young chemist at De Laire in Paris. There he learned the job of perfumers, with Monique Schlienger and Edgar de Laire. His career is also closely linked to that of his friends Jean-Claude Ellena and Lucien Ferrero, whom he met in Switzerland at Givaudan in the early 1970s.
After many experiences in the USA or Grasse and many encounters, Jean-Claude Gigodot created his own creative company “Sentaromatique” in the 90s. Among the brands for which he has worked: Caron, L’Artisan Parfumeur (the famous ball of Provence with Jean Laporte) Sisley, Yves Rocher, Les Parfums de Rosine, Revlon or Esteban… He joins Au Pays de la Fleur d’Oranger by becoming the in-house perfumer and the accomplice of its designer, Virginie Roux.
Perfumer for 30 years for major fragrance houses such as Givaudan (1986-2008), Symrise (2009-2014). She trained at the Givaudan Roure Perfumery School (1983-1986) in Grasse. She learned with a great perfumer Mr Jean Martin and was inspired by another great name from the French perfumery Mr Jean Amic.
For the last 3 years she has decided to become an independent perfumer.