Sequence Care Welcomes New CEO

On: January 15th, 2015 | In: News

Sequence Care is delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Coldrick as the new Chief Executive Officer, replacing Kit Doleman.

Ian Coldrick

Ian joins Sequence Care after 11 years at The Priory Group where he was an Operations Director within the Healthcare Division. Ian’s background and training was in NHS clinical practice and subsequently, senior management during over 15 years. He has extensive and direct experience of the mental healthcare sector having run the Acute Adult Mental Health hospital in Brighton and the Acute Psychiatric Hospital at Hayes Grove, Bromley. Ian’s recent roles within the Priory Group have included operational responsibility for a region of 17 mental health hospitals and strategic leadership, project development and growth of the Healthcare Division.

Ian commented “I am excited to be joining Sequence Care as the company develops with significant investment from Lyceum Capital. The commitment to quality at Sequence was clear to me, from the 100% CQC compliance which all of Sequence Care services enjoy to the outstanding outcomes it achieves for its service users and the commitment to build further state-of-the-art residential facilities in London and the South east where they are urgently needed to fulfill the requirements of the Winterbourne View Review”.

Neil Gillis, Chairman of Sequence Care commented “Ian’s appointment as CEO marks an important milestone in Sequence Care’s journey. The three new Connington services in Chingford are now CQC approved and the other services in development will come on stream in the coming weeks, nearly doubling the scale of the group’s operations. The exceptional results our service users achieve is down to the structured, outcomes and quality focused approach of our multi-disciplinary team. We look forward to Ian leading the business through its next phase of growth.

Simon Hitchcock, Partner at Lyceum Capital commented “We are delighted to welcome Ian to Sequence Care and are greatly looking forward to working with him to consolidate the group’s leading position as a provider of outstanding care. Lyceum is committed to investing significant further capital in the business as it grows and develops new services in and around London and the South East.