Shyamala Maisondeau, Perfumer

Native of Malaysia, Shyamala decided to study in the UK and obtained her Chemical Engineering degreein 1993.  She then spent a year and ahalf as an evaluator in Givaudan's offices in Hong-Kong.  In 1994, she entered the Givaudan Perfumery School in Grasse, France, for 3 years.  She then spent the next 8 years working for Kao. She joined the Givaudan Paris Fine Fragrance team in 2006 where she remains today.

Maisondieu unofficially won 2016's Men's Luxury Fragrance category at the Fragrance Foundation Awards with her 'Venetian Bergamot' by Tom Ford.

Maisondieu's notable fragrances include Tom Ford 'F*cking Fabulous', Tom Ford 'Oud Minerale', Undercover 'Holy Grace', Comme des Garçons 'Dover Street Market', Kate Moss 'Wild Meadow', Sisley Paris 'Eau de Sisley 3', Tom Ford 'Bois Marocain', Blu Mediterraneo 'Bergamotto di Calabria', Fragonard 'Fragonard D'hiver Mimosa'
Shyamala Maisondeau for Six Scents
$125 USD