IFF names Frank Clyburn CEO

US-based flavor and fragrance company International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) has named Frank Clyburn CEO and member of the IFF Board of Directors, effective February 14. He will succeed current IFF CEO Andreas Fibig.

Clyburn is currently Executive Vice President and President of Human Health at pharmaceutical company Merck & Co. Clyburn was also on the board of directors of DuPont from June 1, 2019 to January 20, 2022, giving him familiarity with the merger between IFF and N&B.

The company is also to separate the Chairman and CEO roles. IFF Director Dale Morrison will become non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective February 14.