Helen Murphy joined The Estee Lauder Companies in 2015 as Vice President, Corporate Fragrance Development. In this role Ms. Murphy is responsible for the development of fragrances on key brands including Estee Lauder and Tory Burch.
Prior to joining the Estee Lauder Companies, Helen worked at International Flavors & Fragrances for 17 years, more recently serving as Director for the Scent Design Group, Fine Fragrance category in New York. In this position Ms. Murphy was responsible for the management of the Scent Design Group including the setting and implementation of the global creative fragrance strategy across brands and initiatives. Prior to this role, Helen was a Senior Scent Design Manager working on brands such as Estee Lauder, Donna Karan, Calvin Klein and Bath & Body Works. Prior to joining IFF, Helen held roles at Creations AromatiqueS AND Firmenich UK.
Helen holds a BS in Applied Chemistry form the Dublin Institute of Technology and a Diploma in Cosmetic Science from Polytechnic of London, UK. She is currently a member of CEW. She was born and raised in Ireland and is now based in New York.