Dr Mah Hussain-Gambles has a Doctorate in Clinical Trials (Leeds Medical School, UK), an in-depth knowledge of healing plants and evidence-based medicine due to her formal training in Homeopathic Medicine, first degree in Pharmacology and later a Masters Degree in Health Service Research, with work experience in the field of cancer medicine. She is highly published in her field and also a Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry and the Society for Cosmetic Scientists.
As a natural skincare specialist, with over 15 years experience of independent research and the creation of skincare solutions, her formulations are based on sound science. Her early training as a formulation and product development chemist for leading pharmaceutical companies has given her in-depth expertise in innovative product development and branding.
She was one of three European Finalist for Cartier Women's Initiative Awards in 2010. She was recognized by President Obama at his "Presidential Summit on Entrepreneurship" in April 2010. She was awarded the British Female Innovator of the Year Award, at the British Female Inventors and Innovators Network Event (June 2009). Mah is also listed in Real Business Britain’s 100 Most Entrepreneurial Women (March 2009). In 2007, she was one of the winners in the BT Business Essence of the Entrepreneur Award. Currently, Mah is an ambassador for Enterprise UK, the national campaign to increase entrepreneurial behaviour amongst people in the UK.
No stranger to the UK’s Royal family, Mah received an MBE in the 2010 Queen's Birthday Honours List, as well as being presented to Prince Charles when she was short listed for the 10th Asian Women of Achievements Awards 2009. Previously, Mah was formally presented to the Queen and other members of the Royal Family at Buckingham Palace as part of a celebration of top 200 British Female Businesswomen.