Growing gbpartnerships consultancy business promotes from within
Updated: Mar 18, 2021
Warm congratulations to three members of the gbpartnerships consultancy team who have been promoted to the role of Senior Consultant, within the growing consultancy business. Su Unsworth, Sophie Jenkins and Henry Claridge were all successful in their applications to take the next step in their career development. They will officially take up the post of Senior Consultant from the start of April. Samantha McCumiskey, gbpartnerships consult, Managing Director commented on the appointments:
“There is nothing better than being able to support existing team members to fulfil their career aspirations and promote internally. I am really proud of the added value that Su, Sophie, Henry and indeed the rest of our growing consultancy team deliver to our clients’ projects.
We have exciting times ahead and we will soon share plans about changes we are introducing that will enable the gbpartnerships consultancy business to continue to evolve and adapt in line with the transformational demands of our clients from across health, local authorities, and the wider public sector.”
Henry, Sue – top right, Sophie – bottom left.
Henry joined gbpartnerships in the summer of 2020 having previously worked in local government consultancy. Since joining he has led a number of projects across infrastructure planning, service development and capacity analysis.
Su joined gbpartnerships in 2009 as PA to the CEO of Liverpool & Sefton Health Partnership LIFTCo, progressing to Executive Assistant and managing the LIFTCo Boards. In 2016, Su joined the Consultancy team and is the utilisation lead within the team, having delivered over 45 utilisation projects across the UK.
Sophie joined gbpartnerships in 2016. She has nearly 10 years NHS experience, having previously worked for a large NHS Acute Trust. Sophie is an expert Healthcare Planner and has PRINCE 2 Project Management knowledge. She has worked across a wide range of projects such as OBC/FBC’s, STP locality planning, feasibility studies, options appraisals, estate strategies and utilisation studies. Sophie currently works within a London CCG as their embedded estates lead and has developed a vital understanding from a commissioner’s perspective.