Our People

Meet The Team


Mahesh Patel

Chief Executive

Mahesh Patel is the group’s, Chief Executive. Mahesh has over 30 years of experience in the care sector at the senior executive level, including positions in finance and other healthcare-related industries including dental, prosthetics, orthotics and children’s nurseries.


John Alflatt

Finance Director

John Alflatt is the group’s Finance Director and has worked in the care home sector since 1996. John qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Deloitte in 1993.


Colin Farebrother

Operations Director

Colin Farebrother is a Registered Nurse and the Operations Director. He has worked in the care sector both in elderly care and learning disabilities services for over 20 years. Colin is supported by an experienced team of Regional Managers and support staff.


Alka Patel

Estates Manager

Alka Patel is the company Estates Manager and has worked in the care sector for over 25 years. She is also involved in the financial operations of the business. Alka qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG in 1986.


Ruth Field

Estates Director

Ruth Field is the group's Estates Director and has designed and developed care homes across the UK for a number of years. Ruth has a Degree in Architectural Technology.


Paul Nicholls

Regional Director

Paul Nicholls is a Registered Mental Health Nurse and holds a Specialist Practitioner degree in community psychiatric nursing. He has vast experience and knowledge in working with clients who have Dementia and Mental Health needs.