elaine grisdale

Elaine Grisdale

FBDO FAAO qualified as a dispensing optician in 1985. Between 1989 and 2001 she worked in France, where she was International Professional Relations Manager for Opticianry and Optometry at Essilor liaising with professional bodies, vision scientists and academic institutions worldwide. 
In 1998 she was instrumental in creating Varilux University, the first international training centre dedicated to presbyopia and the ageing eye.