Head office

Ananas Anam Somerset House South Wing Strand London WC2R 1LA United Kingdom

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Our team

  • Dr Carmen Hijosa

    Founder + CEO

  • Bruno de Penanster


  • Emma Liberman

    General Manager

  • Utami Giles

    Head of Sales + Marketing

  • Meg Montes

    Operations Manager

  • Tatiana Dubois

    R&D Manager

  • Ceri Rees

    Sales + Marketing Manager

  • Meliza Mendoza

    Sales + Operations Assistant

  • Mikel Aguirre

    Operations Assistant

  • Jil Carrara

    Social Media & Content Coordinator


We’re always on the lookout for new talent. If you feel you can add something special to our small but growing company, we’d love to hear from you.

We're hiring! Please see current vacancies below.

  • PA to the CEO / Office Manager

    A unique opportunity to work closely with the founder and team at Ananas Anam in their London office has evolved, in the new PA to the CEO / Office Manager role.

    As PA to the CEO and Office Manager you will be responsible for maintaining all of the administrative activities that facilitate the smooth running of a dynamic start-up office, including managing the professional and personal communications and schedule of the founder and CEO, Dr Carmen Hijosa. This is a newly created role and will require active input to best meet our needs as a developing company.

    If you’re an intuitive organiser with strong administration and interpersonal skills, driven to provide proactive and comprehensive support in an exciting start-up environment (and a genuine interest in working in the sustainability sector!) we’d love to hear from you.

    Please see the job description and apply with a covering letter and CV no later than 31 December 2017 to the contact provided in the attached document.

    This is a London based role offering a competitive entry-level salary.

    Ananas Anam is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.

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  • R&D Project Manager

    Ananas Anam Ltd has developed the pioneering brand Piñatex, a natural plant-based and versatile material from a sustainable source. The innovative material is made from fibres of pineapple leaves, a by-product of the pineapple harvest. Piñatex follows a strong social and ecological agenda and can be mass produced, making it a cost-effective textile and alternative to leather.
    Piñatex® was developed by Dr. Carmen Hijosa, Founder and CEO of the company, to counteract the unsustainable practices of the fashion industry.
    Ananas Anam is a fast moving company with opportunity to grow. The successful candidate will join our team and lead on process development to improve economics and the environmental sustainability of Pinatex. The R&D Project Manager works closely with Dr. Carmen Hijosa as well as the Operations and Sales team.

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