Ana Filipa Calado


Recruitment Director

Ana Filipa is Recruitment Director at Arthur Edward. She has worked in executive search, selection and recruitment, exclusively within the Cosmetic and Toiletries market since 2015.

After graduating with a MSc in Pharmaceutical Sciences Ana Filipa spent 6 years’ working as a Pharmacist within a luxury Lisbon Pharmacy, introducing her to many of the world’s leading brands and developing her keen interest in skin care, hair care and make-up.

Her scientific background and quest for knowledge has helped her deep understanding of the processes and roles within the cosmetic industry, especially the technical, scientific, research, development, quality and regulatory areas.

Ana Filipa is a member of the Society of Cosmetic Scientists and British Society of Perfumers and a key member of our senior management team.

She is our Portuguese Fashionista, our Technical Brains who loves Octopus and Pastéis de Nata, she will answer to Ana or Ana Filipa but we all call her Fili.