Clare’s extensive knowledge of the NHS, local government, academia, and the private and voluntary sectors means she can help organisations uncover opportunities for transformation from a range of perspectives – weaving in digital innovation where there are clear benefits. She is responsible for business development and also provides tailored workshops and facilitation for groups who would like to achieve change, get the best out of digital and need help defining their vision. She particularly loves working on issues that require organisations to collaborate and come together; challenging work – but a rich space for innovation and value creation.
Irene loves uncovering people’s experiences and gathering insight into their lives. She helps bridge the gap between organisations and new innovations and supports them to implement solutions that meet real needs. She can offer creative vision for organisations seeking to tap into future markets and provide communications and engagement approaches which are distinctive and individual, making them stand out from the crowd. Irene has worked in the private, public and third sectors, leading digital innovation and engagement programmes across a variety of communities both in the UK and overseas.
Andy is an experienced senior leader who works alongside organisations and individuals to transform services, embed innovation and support other leaders to build trusting, productive relationships. Andy has particular expertise in strategy and policy development, as well as in helping organisations to break out of historic silos and develop new, integrated ways of working. Before co-founding RETHINK, Andy worked for 25 years in central government, health policy and the NHS, including establishing and running one of the largest clinical commissioning groups in the country, and as Programme Director of one of three NHS Success Regimes. Andy has also worked for national regulatory organisations, as well as the Department of Health and HM Treasury.
Liz CuttsOperations Manager
Liz manages the relationships between people and organisations to ensure that every experience with RETHINK Partners is positive. She is the first point of contact for all business enquiries and manages our day-to-day activities while also providing project management expertise. Having worked in both the private and public sector, with 15 years’ experience in the NHS supporting Chief Executives, Chairs and Boards, Liz is a pro at multi-tasking and ensuring all our work is delivered to meet the needs of our clients. Her job is to sweat the small stuff – and sometimes the bigger stuff too!
Anita is an engagement and insight expert with exceptional people skills. She has a long history in the NHS, including as a nurse on the front line and understands the importance of involving people in service transformation and the impact these changes have on individual lives. Anita has the ability to get people to talk about their real-life experiences and capture unique insight into how services really impact people’s lives.
Kay is a passionate communications and engagement professional with extensive experience in delivering strategic and business-focused services for a variety of organisations. She has worked at a senior level across the public sector including central and local government, NHS organisations and GP Federations and is an expert in delivering integrated marketing and communications strategies and plans. She is currently supporting RETHINK Partners to broaden engagement through social media and expanding our digital presence.
Rachael NicholsGraphic Designer
Rachael is a graphic designer, illustrator and inventor of great ideas. She has a knack for interrogating our ideas and discoveries and turning them into visual assets that bring concepts to life. Rachael has worked for a number of award-winning PR and advertising agencies and is also skilled at a range of digital too, including: web design, hand-coded HTML email, social assets and animation.