Actor, mental health activist and model, Adwoa Aboah, is Jo Malone London’s new Global Ambassador.

Recognised as a Next Generation Leader by Time magazine, her celebrated roles in the film, TV and fashion worlds, as well as her tireless advocacy, has seen her become one of her generation’s most influential voices.

Following her personal experience with mental health, she founded Gurls Talk, which aims to de-stigmatise mental health conversations while fostering a supportive community, that gives all girls a voice.

Adwoa’s work with Gurls Talk is expansive, having already held events in cities across the globe and reached millions more online. Through her film work, advocacy and unparalleled career in fashion, she has appeared on a wide variety of global stages, from the Women in the World Summit, to WE Day and Google Zeitgeist, and spoken alongside the likes of Salma Hayek, Idris Elba, Oprah Winfrey, Hillary Clinton and HRH Meghan Markle.

She has featured in a vast array of esteemed international publications including Time Magazine, American, Italian, Spanish, German, and Mexican Vogue, W, i-D, Dazed, and ELLE, and featured in the advertising campaigns of many brands from Calvin Klein and Rimowa to Burberry and Christian Dior.

Adwoa grew up in London. She currently resides between Los Angeles, United States and London, United Kingdom.