Executive Team

Dr Murray Ellender, MBBS, MRCEM, MRCGP

CEO

Murray Ellender qualified from the University of London in 1999 and trained in Emergency Medicine before starting his career in General Practice. He joined the Hurley Group in 2006 and continues to practice across both General Practice and Urgent Care.

Aman Kundraw

Commercial Director

Aman has amassed over ten years senior management experience, spearheading operations within a range of sectors from retail to regulated financial services. At eConsult he is responsible for overseeing operational delivery, business process design and strategic planning.

Steve Lillywhite

Chief Technology Officer

Steve has been working in software development for 15 years and has extensive experience in building enterprise web applications across the finance, insurance and new media industries. At eConsult he is responsible for overseeing the product development, platform architecture and technology strategy.

Dr Aravinth Balachandran,
MBBS, BSC, MRCGP

Medical Director

Aravinth qualified from the University College London Medical School in 2002 and has been working as a qualified GP since 2008. A Partner at his practice, Aravinth currently sees patients at Oaklands Health Centre in Hythe, Kent.

Dr Mark Harmon, MBBS, BSC (Hons)

Strategy and Brand Director

Mark qualified from King’s College School of Medicine in 2014 and has since worked in a wide range of Specialties across Primary and Secondary care. Prior to studying medicine, Mark held some senior strategic and brand executive positions in some of the world’s leading blue chip companies, such as Nike, Speedo, The Arcadia Group and Marks and Spencer plc. Mark joined eConsult in 2016.

Sat Bains

Chief Financial Officer

Sat is a growth orientated IT and financially literate Business leader with extensive M&A experience, as well as being a qualified chartered accountant. Sat has experience in leading in both regulated and non-regulated environments across multiple sites: IT software, healthcare, social care, education, children’s homes, children’s services, adult’s homes and financial services.

Non-Executive Team

Adrian Chamberlain

Chairman

Adrian is an experienced CEO specialising in telecomms and technology. Previously Chief Executive of Achilles, a world leader in cloud based supply chain management, he successfully led the company to a refinancing in 2015, before being appointed Executive Chairman of eConsult.

Professor Clare Gerada

Non-Executive Director

Clare has been a GP since 1992. She is currently Medical Director for the Practitioner Health Programme (PHP), a service which provides help to sick doctors and dentists. She has held a number of national roles, including: Senior Policy Advisor, Department of Health Drugs and Alcohol; Director of RCGP Substance Misuse Use Unit & was Chair of RCGP National Expert Group on Substance Misuse. She was named one of Britain’s top 100 most influential women by BBC Radio Four’s Women’s Hour.

Dr Tim Ringrose

Non-Executive Director

Tim Ringrose trained in nephrology and intensive care in Oxford before joining Doctors.net.uk, the UK online doctor community, as start up in 2000. Tim has led the development of a wide range of digital services provided to doctors and has had considerable experience working with a wide variety of healthcare clients to deliver insights into doctors’ behaviour, online educational programmes and effective digital engagement tools. Tim is currently CEO of Cognitant.