I enjoy building trusting relationships

In this interview we will learn a little about the most personal facet of our Global Purchasing Manager, Gaëlle Arnaudy.

Gaëlle ArnaudyExplain to us your day-to-day management.
In On a day-to-day basis, I take care of relations with the companies we represent such as BASF, Firmenich, IFF, Kao or Synarome.The relationships with these companies go beyond the purchase and sale of products. The idea is to create a partnership to promote their line of products, present new molecules and defend their image in the best possible way.
As distributors, we are their spokesperson in the market of medium and small customers.
It is both an honor and a responsibility to represent them. on.

What differentiates Ventós in the market?
What differentiates us is to be able to have in our portfolio products from well-known brands in the industry, exclusive products and, at the same time, all the major commodities in one warehouse.
Our subsidiaries follow the guidelines in all countries. A customer can have a standard quality with the same service all over the world.

What do you like most about your work?
What I like most is the contact with people and being able to build trusting relationships between buyer and seller beyond the sale.
Creating a link between people and between companies to go in the same direction over the years.

What is the base of your favorite perfume?
Floral spicy with notes of Rose, Geranium, Palmarosa and Pepper.

What smells take you back to your childhood?
Probably the smell of the sea, the freshly cut grass. I grew up in a small town. My parents have a big garden and we live 15 minutes walk from the beach.

Your ideal vacation destination? What would your perfect vacation be like?
If I could, I would go to Southeast Asia for 3 months. It is an area that fascinates me for its diversity.

Main trait of your character?

What style of music do you listen to? Favorite singer?
I listen mostly to rock, indie, pop, I also like the music of the 60's, 70's...
I don't have a favorite singer, but the one I've been listening to the most in the last few years would be Arcade Fire.

What is your favorite hobby?
Reading, I love reading. And I never have enough time to read as much as I would like to.

If a film director offered you to make a movie about your life, which actor or actress would you like to play your character?
What a question... Although we are nothing alike, I'll say Claire Foy. I really liked the way she played Queen Elizabeth in the series.

Would you prefer to travel to the past or to the future?
I would like to travel more to the past, there are so many eras, so many places I would like to know, they all took us to the present.