Our Timeline

A unique, multi-faceted company with high potential.

Cinquième Sens is a fragrance house & professional training centre renowned worldwide, from Paris to New York, for its perfumery talent sand skills :

A few dates ...

1976

Cinquième sens opens

Monique Schlienger, then a creative perfumer at Robertet, decides to go her own way, and establishes Cinquième Sens.

1984

Monique SCHLIENGER meets Isabelle Ferrand

Isabelle is passionate about perfume and they develop an instant rapport, sharing the same taste in perfumes and an epicurean nature. They are similar in many ways, and work closely together for twenty years.

2004

Isabelle Ferrand becomes director of Cinquième Sens

She repositions the company across the four divisions of perfume creation, training, events and consulting. Along with her team, she develops original and exclusive training tools, used by numerous brands.

2008

Cinquième Sens goes international

Following a first partnership in Italy, Cinquième Sens opens a New York office to continue their international development. Current partnerships include Australia, Brazil, Colombia, Singapore, Dubai, and Hong Kong.

2014

A new look

Cinquième Sens undertakes major renovations before reopening their offices, a stone’s throw from the Eiffel Tower, on the rue de Monttessuy, which has been their home for more than 25 years.

2015

Emanezsens launches

Emanezsens is an association specialized in awakening the sense of smell in children and young adults of up to 25 years old. It offers fun, educational and artistic activities based on scent.

2016

Cinquième Sens opens in Grasse

A partnership between Isabelle Ferrand and Claire Lonvaud gives rise to Cinquième Sens in Grasse, 40 years after the company was launched.

2018

Cinquième Sens Coworking

Cinquième Sens once again confirms its position as a market leader, by opening the first ever shared access perfume laboratory and rooms dedicated to smelling raw materials and perfumes.

Our training centres

Paris

18, rue de Monttessuy
75007 PARIS

Grasse

12 rue Jean Ossola
06130 GRASSE

International

USA

Cinquième Sens Inc.

Francis Hembert

55 East 59 Street, 15th floor
NY10022, New York City – US

Our partners

Australia

The Powder Room

Samantha Taylor

+61 422 351 611

Brazil

Paralela Escola Olfativa

Alessandra Tucci

+55 (11) 3898-2376

+55 (11) 98224-1927

Colombia

Atelier Olfativo

Ana Maria Paez

+57 320 488-3912

Korea

Melissia

Brian B.H Kim

+82 (0)10 2419 2506

Dubai

AtelierOLFACTO

Nabil Belaich

+971 56901 0019

+971 55 912 9779

India

All Good Scents

Rajiv Sheth

+91 79 4004 6002

Israel

Basmat Eden

Ra’anan & Noémi Pines Kahani

Italia

Mouillettes & Co.

Emanuela Rupi

+39 0521 271457

Japan

Scentscape Design Studio Co. Ltd

Yukiko Koizumi

+81 80 3090 6826

Mexico

ARS Aromática Studio

Manuela Pedroza Paez Fleischhacker

+52 442 245 8170

+52 (1) 442 169 6311

Netherlands

Cinquième Sens Northern Europe

Anna Sabidussi

Mobile: +31 (0)6 53658826

Tel: +31 (0)20 5206818

PRC (People's Republic of China)

Aromuseum (Global Aroma)

Mrs Li He / Lea Xu / Sonia Li

+86 166 2218 9565

PACA & Switzerland

Passion Nez

Claire Lonvaud

06 13 53 31 14

U.S.A.

SerendipiteeNYC

Kathryn Balcerski/Tami Katz

+1 (917) 274-9452

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