Principal - USA
Dave has a 40-year track record in operations and growth for leading suppliers including Hazelden, Aetna, ComPsych, and Optum/UnitedHealth. In his last role with Optum Int’l he grew the multinational employer business from a start up to $150M annual revenue, with programs for leading employers including Google, Medtronic, Hewlett-Packard, Levi’s, Autodesk, American Airlines, and more.
Dr. Kaoru Ichikawa
Advisory Board - Japan
Kaoru has a Ph.D. in Preventative Medicine and introduced workplace-based employee support to Japan and Asia Pacific in the 1990s. Through her leadership roles with the Asia Pacific Employee Assistance Roundtable, Japan Association of Job Stress Research, EAPA, and work with IBM, Toyota, other prominent organizations, she has promoted employee wellbeing, EAP and resiliency as a core Human Resource strategy.
Dr. Jenny Lanyon
Advisory Board - United Kingdom
Jenny evidences rich and varied experience as Global Clinical Director at Optum International/UnitedHealth UK, in direct counselling and executive coaching, and in her work with the UK's NHS. In Jenny's global management role, she was responsible for clinical governance and oversaw service implementation and training, working with providers in Europe, Asia-Pacific, Australia, and Latin America. She is an experienced counsellor and clinical supervisor, as well as a Tavistock-trained organisational consultant and an executive coach.
Advisory Board - France
Nick currently leads sales discipline for health-related investments of UK-based Marcol. Nick’s relationships with large multinational employers including Microsoft, DHL, Philip Morris, Nestlé, as well as carriers and brokers including BUPA, Generali, Aviva, Mercer, and Aon; have led to successful programs and positive impacts on their business success.
Advisory Board - Silicon Valley
Yon brings the essential technology expertise to Global Care Experts, drawing on over 20 years in tech development in gaming, health care, and digital marketing. He has led the team at Healthtek Creative including senior partners Jean Ames (CTO) and Nicholas Murphy (founder), as well as their youthful multicultural staff developers. Together they bring the innovation and impact to the privacy and professionalism that Global Care Experts' customers require. From customer-specific branding and single sign on to compelling videos and GDPR compliance, Yon and the Healthtek team assure the local care delivery is complemented by the latest and most secure technology.