Our UK management team

Andy Davey

Andy Davey: Managing Director Schoen Clinic UK

Andy joined Schoen Clinic in March 2020, responsible for driving and leading the strategic growth Schoen Clinic UK.

Skills and previous experience
Andy has over 20 year experience in the independent healthcare sector, operating at executive and senior level for leading healthcare providers including; Nuffield Health, BMI, Aspen and Spire Healthcare.

Erin Schaffer

Erin Schaffer: Hospital Director Schoen Clinic London

Erin joined Schoen Clinic UK in June 2018, responsible for Schoen Clinic London accountable for the financial and operational performance of the hospital and ensuring a high level of care to service users.

Skills and previous experience
Erin has extensive experience in the independent healthcare sector, spending majority of her career at Cleveland Clinic, where she lead operations, service line leadership and managing multi – speciality practice of over 170 employed physician and consultant surgeons.

Anthea Besser

Anthea Besser: Director of Human Resources Schoen Clinic UK

Anthea joined Schoen Clinic UK in December 2018, responsible for leading the UK people strategy, focussing on making Schoen UK an employer of choice, attracting and retaining highly talented healthcare professionals, managing and developing the workplace culture and planning.

Skills and previous experience
Anthea is an experienced HRD with a demonstrated history of working within in the health care sector, predominantly in the independent sector. Experience includes People Strategy, Operational HR Services, Employee Engagement, Culture Transformation, Change Management and M&A.

Jayne Williams

Jayne Williams: Director of Sales and Marketing Schoen Clinic UK

Jayne joined Schoen Clinic UK in July 2019, responsible for Schoen Clinic UK’s national sales and marketing strategy, focussing on building a strong UK presence, positioning the brand and services as a private provider of choice.

Skills and previous experience
Jayne started her career as an Oncology nurse, before moving into sales and marketing and has over 20 years’ experience in leadership and executive roles within the independent healthcare and pharmaceutical sectors. Prior to joining Schoen Clinic, Jayne was Director of Sales for HCA Healthcare UK and has worked for the likes of Abbott Laboratories, Allied Healthcare, GSK, IQVIA, Merck Serono and Weber Shandwick.

Reena Virdee

Reena Virdee: Director of Business Development Schoen Clinic UK

Reena joined Schoen Clinic UK in August 2019, focussing on growth, strategic planning and development execution and supporting the senior leadership team to develop growth strategies across the UK.

Skills and previous experience
Reena is an experienced strategy consultant with experience of formulating and implementing growth strategies and M&A, for corporates as well as investors, in the UK and internationally. Prior to joining Schoen, Reena spent 7 years with PwC as a senior manager within their Strategy consulting team, focused on the healthcare, retail and consumer sectors.

Paulina Gorniak

Paulina Gorniak: Head of Finance Schoen Clinic UK

Paulina joined Schoen Clinic as Financial Controller in 2018, responsible for supporting the strategic financial, operational, business development and management of the spinal, orthopaedic and mental health hospitals across the UK.

Skills and previous experience
Paulina has extensive experience in leading and supporting financial operating function within healthcare, for the likes of Syneos Health, GE Healthcare Finnamore and Ernst & Young. 

Dustin Reibe

Dustin Reibe: Head of Payor Management Schoen Clinic UK

Dustin oversaw the successful opening of Schoen Clinic London, in 2017 as Strategic Project Manager before being appointed as Head of Payor Management UK in 2018. He is responsibilities include contract relationships with all private medical insurers, and other payors including NHS England and regional CCGs. He is also responsible for the patient accounts department.

Skills and previous experience
Dustin joined Schoen Clinic in Germany to focus on optimising the clinical coding process across the group, as part of the Business Development Team. He successfully developed a pricing strategy for Schoen Clinic London, including the negotiation and implementation with all the major private medical insurers in the UK.

Ian Lilley

Ian Lilley: Head of Business Operations Schoen Clinic UK

Ian joined Schoen UK in March 2017 as Head of Business Operations, responsible for non-clinical functions, catering, portering, maintenance and procurement.

Skills and previous experience
Prior to joining Schoen UK, Ian worked for Sodexho as business director for the Queen Mary’s PFI Hospital, Roehampton and previously as General Manager for Heart Hospital.