Key consultants

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Brian Hobbs

Director and Senior Consultant - Health Planning

Brian’s extensive global experience in health planning spans more than 35 years. Over that time he has worked on a multitude of healthcare facility development projects across a diverse range of socio-economic environments. Brian’s strength lies in incorporating his detailed understanding of how clinicians use healthcare spaces, and how patients experience them, into the very early stages of vision shaping and design brief development.

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Danny Gibson

Director and Senior Consultant - Health Planning

Danny’s key strength lies in understanding and navigating the complex journey from developing a considered model of care to determining the design which will best facilitate the delivery of that model. A visiting lecturer at the Medical Architecture Research Unit at London South Bank University, he is a passionate advocate of an evidence-based approach to healthcare facility design. Danny has a focus on enabling healthcare systems and buildings to respond to emerging trends in clinical best practice and medical technologies.

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Nathaniel Hobbs

Director and Senior Consultant - Health Economics

Nathaniel’s expertise includes health strategy, international development, health economics and procurement. He has a detailed knowledge of international development and healthcare policy and trends. In addition he has extensive experience and an in-depth understanding of infrastructure development and procurement methods for healthcare projects. Through his project experience he has excellent analytical, mediation, negotiation and partnership development skills.

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Kate Bradley

Senior Consultant - Health Planning

Kate’s areas of expertise include briefing and business case development, operational policy development, equipment planning, and operational commissioning of healthcare facilities. Kate has a keen eye for detail, particularly during the design and commissioning process. Kate seeks to achieve design excellence, cost certainty and predictability of project delivery throughout the project lifecycle, providing strong leadership to realise the initial vision objectives in the completed facility.

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Matt Saunders

Senior Consultant - Health Planning

A registered architect, Matt’s health facility design experience spans 30 years across the UK and south-east Asia. Working for a number of leading global architecture firms, he has managed all stages of healthcare projects from master planning and concepts through to completion on site. Matt was behind numerous successful competitions for healthcare projects in Singapore, three of which are now completed and operational. He also acted as advisor to the UK Department of Health as Infrastructure Subject Matter Expert.

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Alexis Carlyon

Consultant - Health Planning

Alexis has more than a decade of experience as a health planner. Having worked on a wide range of healthcare facility development projects, from primary care centres to large acute hospitals, she has a strong understanding of the design and construction process, as well as the detail of how a clinical room should function. Her in-depth knowledge of design standards, guidance and regulation means she’s quick at identifying the risks and issues a project faces.

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Andrew Bertram

Senior Consultant - Equipment Procurement

Andrew has successfully managed some of our most complex procurement contracts, from coordinating the activities of design, construction and supplier teams on super-acute hospital projects, to managing the delivery and installation of equipment to rural primary-care clinics in conflict zone countries. With a broad insight into the latest medical technologies and strong negotiation skills, he consistently achieves best value for money outcomes for our clients.

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Simon Cuthbertson

Consultant - Health Planning

With a broad knowledge and experience of coordinating the delivery of health service planning, health facility planning and equipment procurement projects, Simon has a comprehensive understanding of the journey from determining the demand for healthcare to delivering its supply. With a solid background in project management, he is accomplished at bringing together a multitude of stakeholders to deliver complex programmes of facility design and development work.

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Peter Collins

Senior Consultant - Health Planning

Peter has spent more than 30 years as a strategic hospital planner and operational manager. With hands-on experience in managing major hospitals, Peter offers insight into the operational challenges of healthcare facilities. He brings extensive experience in the preparation of business cases, operational commissioning and transfer facilitation.

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John Smith

Senior Consultant - Equipment Procurement

John is an industry heavy weight, having managed a multitude of large and complex procurement projects within UK and international markets. Working for the NHS, he developed national procurement strategies and targets and negotiated large-scale commercial contracts. John brings nearly 40 years’ experience to MJ Medical, providing clients with leading procurement strategies.

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Martyn Jones

Senior Consultant – Installation Management

A qualified mechanical engineer with 30 years’ specialist experience, Martyn has a long track record of coordinating the procurement and commissioning on numerous large-scale healthcare projects. His strong ability to develop quality logistic strategies for complex projects, coupled with his knowledge of the mechanical and electrical intricacies of medical equipment make him a valuable lead on any on-site installation.