Our people

The Board of Directors and Executive Committee at Spire Healthcare Group plc bring with them a wealth of experience within both the UK and internationally, in healthcare and other industry sectors. Our people are our difference, it's their dedication, warmth and pursuit of excellence that sets Spire Healthcare apart.

Tony Bourne, Independent Non-Executive Director

Tony Bourne was appointed an independent Non-Executive Director in June 2014.


Current external appointments

  • non-executive director of Barchester Healthcare Limited
  • non-executive director of Totally plc

Skills and previous experience

Tony brings considerable knowledge of the healthcare industry to his role having been chief executive of the British Medical Association for nine years until 2013. Prior to this he was in investment banking for over 25 years, including as a partner at Hawkpoint and as global head of the equities division and a member of the managing board of Paribas. Tony has also previously served as a nonexecutive director of Bioquell Plc, Southern Housing Group, and the charity, Scope.

Tony is chair of the Remuneration Committee and a member of the Audit and Risk Committee.