Our 2019 Sponsors


Silver Award Sponsors

Compass Executives

Compass Executives are responsible for  the C-suite search and selection function, catering for private investment, independent and not-for-profit sectors. The focus is solely on executive level positions that drive health, social care and education organisations forward. Deliberately placed within this specialism, it enables Compass Executives to develop and maintain strong relationships within this space.

MS Amlin

We provide insurance in Property & Casualty, Marine & Aviation and Reinsurance for other insurers. Our record extends back over 300 years and today, we have more than 2,400 people in almost 30 locations worldwide, as part of the top-10 global insurance group MS&AD. Our proposition is built around combining our underwriting, claims and risk engineering expertise which allows us to seamlessly deliver high quality products and services tailored to the needs of our clients.

Our solutions have been designed for a number of industries and we are committed to offering access to specialists who consider every eventuality, experienced claims handlers who respond quickly to your requests and dedicated advisers who are committed to supporting you every step of the way. We offer programmes to continually help improve the management of your business risks, all handled by people who truly understand your industry.

CHD Living

We provide care to people of all ages including people with Learning Disabilities, Physical Disabilities and other Special Needs. Care ranges from thirty minute visits at any time of day, right through to full-time live-in care. With Longdene support workers based across South London and the Home Counties, we are sure to meet your every need.

Our personalised care and support packages are based on each individual’s wishes, desires and goals. This transparent approach to care, combined with clear, on-going communication is what allows us to cater for a wide range of conditions.

Award Category Sponsors

Private Hospital GroupStreets Heaver

The UK’s leading private healthcare software solutions provider, for integrated healthcare and better patient care.

Primary Care & DiagnosticsShawbrook Bank

Shawbrook Bank is a leading UK specialist lending bank. With a dedicated Healthcare Finance team, Shawbrook offers specialist and experienced support in providing finance to the NHS, private medical providers, care homes and other healthcare related businesses

At Shawbrook we understand the drive, passion and commitment it takes to deliver the best patient outcomes and resident experience. We offer a wide range of funding solutions to cater for a broad range of needs within the sector including care home refinance, acquisitions and developments; dental, pharmacy and IVF practice purchases and refurbishments; and asset finance for specialist medical assets, including surgical instruments, diagnostic equipment and other healthcare equipment.

Specialist CareClydesdale & Yorkshire Bank

The Health and Social Care sector is a highly important one for Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank and our portfolio of Health and Social Care businesses has doubled in size over a 6-year period through the work of our specialist sector team. Our team is active around the country lending and providing expertise to SME owner managed businesses, as well as third sector, corporates and investors in the industry, using innovative lending structures to accommodate the large variety of transactions and sub sectors therein.

It’s been a busy year for the team, with a slew of major deals that have helped businesses across the industry to expand and scale-up their enterprises, helping them to bring higher levels of care to residents.

The team remains consistently engaged with key trade associations within the Health and Social Care industry and leading regulators including the CQC and Care Inspectorate.

Innovation in CareIndependent Healthcare Providers Network of NHS Confederation

The Independent Healthcare Providers Network (IHPN), previously known as the NHS Partners Network, is a hosted network of the NHS Confederation, and is the representative body for independent sector healthcare providers. The Network was established in 2005 as a body to represent independent sector providers of NHS clinical services, and was incorporated into the broader NHS Confederation in June 2007. In 2018 it was announced that the Network would expand its remit to cover all services delivered by our members including NHS and privately-funded care.

Outstanding ContributionThe Future Care Group

Future Care strives for excellence in providing an ethically sound, individualised, highest quality of nursing care for older people, in a homely environment with the support of highly motivated and trained staff.

The mission is to make a difference in the life of people they engage with and to inspire moments of joy and happiness and a sense of belonging within one of the unique communities based on the needs and choices of the individual. The vision is to inspire and enable people to live a meaningful life, as part of a great life; committed to changing the way care is being provided and perceived by embracing innovation and new concepts of care. Future Care’s values are care, comfort, compassion.

Residential Care (Larger Organisation)Healthcare Property Consultants

HPC Healthcare Property Consultants offer specialist advice and services to those operating and investing in the healthcare sector throughout the UK.

This includes care homes, independent hospitals, assisted living schemes, new developments and domiciliary care. Our services include the sale and acquisition of property, land and businesses, valuation, strategic advice, business appraisal and feasibility studies.

Our ethos is to engage in open, honest dialogue with our clients and customers in order to understand their requirements and goals and achieve the best outcomes. Our relationships with our clients have developed over many years and our experience enables us to take a considered approach which recognises the best advice may involve longer term strategies.

Here at HPC, we believe in working closely with our colleagues and associates in the sector and sharing information and ideas wherever possible. Equally, we understand when discretion is required in relation to both healthcare and business and we operate within strict parameters to protect our clients’ businesses and those in their care.

Housing with CareAudley Group

We are passionate about delivering exceptional care. We believe our years of experience in the industry, our training and expertise in providing care and our values of integrity and compassion are unequalled by any other provider.

Audley Care is part of Audley Group, which has been building and managing award-winning luxury retirement villages for almost 20 years. This means you can trust that we achieve unprecedented standards of service and care.

Our care assistants undertake industry leading training, including a minimum 12-week programme and additional specialist courses. We have the knowledge and experience to know what really matters in delivering care tailored to your specific needs.

We know that happy and committed care assistants are the key to our success so we give them the best employee benefits in the industry. We truly believe if we look after our staff, our staff will look after you with integrity and respect.

Supported LivingCivitas

Civitas works in partnership with Housing Associations and Local Authorities (together “Registered Providers” ) to help them unlock capital held in existing social homes for new development and to promote the delivery of new social homes.

Civitas does not develop or manage social homes directly but works in close collaboration with Registered Providers and others who provide these services. Civitas’ investment activity supports housing providers with the provision of permanent capital to facilitate their objective of delivering more social homes and offers investors the potential for sensible, risk adjusted real returns with regular dividend distributions.

Private HospitalMDDUS

We deliver indemnity and a professional, high-quality advice and support service to healthcare professionals throughout the UK. We manage our members’ money soundly. Our members trust us to put their interests first, knowing that we will always be there when they need us.

Compass ExecutivesRising Star

Compass Executives are responsible for  the C-suite search and selection function, catering for private investment, independent and not-for-profit sectors. The focus is solely on executive level positions that drive health, social care and education organisations forward. Deliberately placed within this specialism, it enables Compass Executives to develop and maintain strong relationships within this space.