Line has almost twenty years’ experience in the adhesive and sealant industry, starting as a senior development chemist with National Adhesives, which was acquired by Henkel in 2008. During this time, she developed many successful adhesive grades. Line has also been active in FEICA and BASA, holding important roles such as Chairman of FEICA’s Paper & Packaging TWG and deputy-chair of BASA’s Technical Steering Committee. Line was awarded BASA’s Max Kochmann award in 2013 in recognition of her contribution to the British adhesive and sealant industry. Line left Henkel in March 2015 to work as a freelance consultant within the adhesive and sealant industry. Her activities have focused on R&D support and market intelligence.