After completing a degree in biology from the University of Hull Ben has gained considerable experience and knowledge in the cosmetic industry. With an initial 2 year focus on claim support Ben moved toward microbiological testing.
Ben has worked at Microbiological Solutions Limited (MSL) for over 4 years. They are an integrated provider of both Testing and Regulatory services and act as Responsible Person for some of the world’s leading cosmetic brands. He began working in sterility testing before moving on to heading Preservative efficacy and stability testing departments. He now works closely with the regulatory team supporting customers ranging from new starters to well developed brands. Ben is experienced validating and performing bespoke methods as well as interpretating and applying internationally recognised standards.