About Us

Board of Directors

Mike Parsons, Chairman

Mike founded Barchester Healthcare and was its Group CEO between 1992 and 2013.  During this period Barchester grew rapidly, both organically and through acquisitions, and became a market leader in the premium segment of the care home sector. Mike is an independent non-executive director and chair of the remuneration committee of McCarthy & Stone Plc.

Dr Oliver Sargent

Oliver has considerable experience of developing and operating specialist care homes and hospitals.  He founded Cornerstone Healthcare, a specialist care home group.

Emil Gigov

Emil is a Partner at Albion Capital Group LLP, a leading venture capital investor in the UK.  He has worked with healthcare entrepreneurs for many years and has considerable experience in financing the development and operations of elderly care homes. 

David Gudgin

David is a Partner at Albion Capital Group LLP and Managing Director of Albion Community Power Plc, a power generation company developing community-scale renewable energy projects in the UK.   

Executive Team

Helen Davies-Parsons, Chief Executive

David Duncan, Finance Director