The business of care: Caring for those who care

2020 has been a year that nobody could have predicted, but we are pleased to see the resilience of the care sector from a profitability perspective as evidenced by many recent reports. This is despite lower occupancy levels and increased costs of PPE and supporting staff who are self-isolating due to Covid-19. It is reported…

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Sisters Hospitallers Appoints Head of Finance

Elderly care home charity Sisters Hospitallers has appointed Sanjit Matharu as Head of Finance. Carter Schwartz’s Head of CFO Practice, Richard Baker worked with Managing Director of the charity, Kevin Rusbridge on this appointment. As we had not worked with the charity before, Richard ensured he took care in understanding the requirements from both a…

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Consensus Support appoints new Director of Quality &...

Leading Learning Disability Organisation Consensus Support appoints new Director of Quality & Compliance. Following the recruitment process led by Carter Schwartz, Consensus Support are delighted to announce the appointment of Deborah Cotton-Soares to the newly created role of Director of Quality & Compliance. Deborah’s appointment was effective 1st of September. Having previously worked with the…

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Operations Director appointed as growth continues

Bright Futures, a provider of specialist education and care, has appointed Rachelle Russell to the newly created role of Operations Director. Carter Schwartz is delighted to have partnered with Bright Futures in this important role. Announcing details of Rachelle’s appointment, Bright Futures CEO Dan Jones said: “We are delighted to welcome Rachelle to Bright Futures as our new Operations…

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New norm for PE transactions

The new norm for PE transactions

Covid-19 and the global lockdown has left deals to be delayed and the PE market on hold. Ongoing uncertainty is reframing investment priorities. The global lockdown, work from home protocols and restrictions on travel have put on hold and even cancelled PE transactions across most industries. Many PE stakeholders have had to throw pre-Covid-19 valuations…

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Coronavirus: A message from our founder

To put it simply, everything is business as usual at Carter Schwartz. Because we already advocate flexible working, all of our systems and infrastructure are set up for exactly this kind of situation. From your point of view, very little will change. We think it’s really important for firms to keep some momentum going during…

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Chairing the board

Group chairman of Castleoak and former chief executive of Voyage Care Douglas Quinn tells Tim Barsby of Carter Schwartz about his leadership style Tim Barsby How would you describe your leadership style? DQ: I’ve made the shift from being a chief executive to being a chairman of a number of different businesses and one of the…

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