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About CREED: Erwin CREED
Erwin CREED, 31, is the seventh generation and designated future head of the House of CREED. Erwin CREED began accompanying his father, master perfumer Olivier CREED, to the fragrance workshop at the age of eight.
Erwin CREED contributed his artistry to CREED scents Himalaya (2002), Original Vetiver (2004), Love in White (2005), Original Santal (2006), limited editions Feuille Verte (2006), Royal Ceylan (2006) and Fleur de Gardenia (2006), Virgin Island Water (2007) and Acqua Fiorentina (2009). Mr. CREED specializes in the hand selection of natural ingredients sourced from growers worldwide. It is a role that has taken him to more than 35 countries for CREED.
When not working alongside his father, Erwin CREED is an avid skier, boxer and race car driver whose love of the outdoors and adventure influences his art of scent.
Mr. CREED was born in France and raised in France and Switzerland.