Daniëlle van Hout &
Science Leader Sensory perception &
Sensory Team Manager
Danielle joined Unilever in 1995 and had various roles, Sensory team leader, Global project leader, Expertise team leader, and currently Science leader. She collaborates with leading academics to develop effective sensory and consumer tests and implemented many of these in Unilever. In 2014 she completed her PhD research on Measuring Meaningful Differences at Erasmus University Research Institute of Management, Rotterdam.
Chantalle Groeneschild joined Unilever in 2000 as Sensory panelleader and is now responsible for the Sensory Team at R&D Vlaardingen. In this role she manages the sensory & consumer studies and contributes to the development of new methodologies for R&D projects. Over the years she has gained a rich experience of working with sensory panels and many different discrimination & descriptive methods.