The people who work at Hospital Direct share the vision and values as of the community we serve.

We are driven by the belief and knowledge that what we do helps 1000s of people around the world every day.

Phil Gutteridge

Managing Director

My role in the Company is focused on strategic business planning and developing efficiencies. I have a very capable and competent team that handle an amazing array of inputs and issues and feed me details and data enabling decisions to be made

HElEN Gutteridge

Technical Director

Responsible for taking products from concept to manufacture to ensure that all our products offer clinical excellence of performance, ease of use for staff and safe handling for all.

Pip Owen

Operations Director

Hi, I’m Hospital Direct’s Operations Director. My role is to ensure the smooth running of all business functions within HD and create new procedures to eliminate any potential issues. I love my role as it is so varied and any day can involve a multitude of departments from Goods In, Production, Sales through to Finance


Southern Regional Manager

I joined the company in February 2012. Most of my time is spent at the rock face providing product training and demonstrations around the U.K. and Southern Ireland for the Acute, Community and Private sectors


Head of Business Development

It is important to me to build business on truthful and honest relationships, and am pleased to have become friends with many of my clients over the years.

Professionally, I am tenacious in driving Hospital Direct into new markets and sectors for company growth and market dominance. Whether through B2B or B2C, I believe that if you win, we win, through our great customer service and product quality.


Head of Inter-Departmental Co-ordination

My role in the company is to plan and implement Project Management activities by performing duties such as Sales analysis, NHS Supply Chain Management, project management, understudy to the Finance Department and Operations Director. I also assist with tenders and HR


Online Training Manager

My role is to create online training courses and online video demonstrations of our current product range. Offering a wide range of online training solutions, whether that be Online Health and Safety Training or Online Product Training. I am here to assist anyone that requires any assistance or help with the online training.


Customer Service Support Liaison

My role in the office is to ensure an outstanding client experience from the start of their journey with us. I support in implementation of our excellent customer service systems, delivering key support functions throughout the business including reports, sales and quoting to community and B2B clients.


Office Manager

I support the company operations by maintaining office systems and managing staff. I provide admin support to the Regional Managers and am also Head of Human Resources, and oversee all HR tasks. I work closely with export customers and distributors to ensure continuity of supply and customer satisfaction. Perform day to day administration activities including customer queries, orders, customer relations, acquisition of new contacts, customers and revenue.


Production Manager

I am responsible for the management of all production activities, both existing and developing, including the design and manufacturing of the company’s products. Plan and organise the production schedule, assessing project and resource requirements and communicate this to the team. Selecting, ordering and purchasing materials so that Production doesn’t stop.

I work closely with our suppliers, our sales department, the Operations Manager and the Office Manager to ensure every customer gets the quality they deserve and desire.

Work With Us

Hospital Direct is a fast paced, rapidly growing organisation which is dedicated to helping people around the world to overcome some of the greatest challenges many of us may face. From providing personal independence to safe patient handling solutions, we provide our customers with the tools they need to sustain an active and healthy lifestyle. We are a professional, multi-generational team with a wealth of experience, constantly striving to invent, create and innovate. Our actions at Hospital Direct have a significant impact on the success of the company and the lives of our customers whether it be an independent user or a health care professional. Our teams work towards a common goal that benefits the company and the community as a whole.

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