Leadership changes at Rutherford

Rutherford is moving into a new growth phase following the completion of its development phase in recent years.

As such, the company has announced the appointment of Dr Mark Jackson as the Non-executive chairman of the group and a Non-executive Director of the Company.

Mark worked for many years as a GP practice lead before founding and growing his own successful company. He has also served on the boards of a number of well-known companies in the health and care sectors, including several years as the Chairman of Exemplar Health Care, Deputy Chairman of Allied Healthcare as well as Non-Executive Director at UME Group. 

Sean Sullivan has been appointed to lead the executive team of the company to ensure our new growth phase is taken forward at pace.

A postgraduate scientist, Sean has extensive industry experience coaching and advising both private and NHS providers and commissioners. Most recently he was chair at the world-leading Bourn Hall IVF Clinics group and has been retained by a wide range of healthcare businesses including government regulators. In the past, Sean has provided evidence to the Parliamentary Select Committee on NHS spending as well as briefings to the Secretary of State.