Greensleeves Care Senior Team

The Executive Team

We benefit from a really strong and well-established Greensleeves Care senior team, with a range of skills and experience. Our executive team have a wide breadth of experience in older people’s care and a passion for making the lives of older people better. This is backed up by a Board of Trustees that bring genuine diversity, objectivity and scrutiny to the Trust.

Paul Newman (Chief Executive)

Paul NewmanPaul has been Greensleeves Care Chief Executive since June 2013. He supports the charity with a wealth of experience in the health, social care and not-for-profit sectors. His most recent roles were Chief Executive of The Benevolent Society and Managing Director at the Royal College of General Practitioners.

Paul also holds a number of non-executive roles in the care sector. He is Chairman of the UK Committee on Ageing Societies at BSI (British Standards Institution) and Vice Chairman of King’s College Hospital Charity in London. He is also a Board Director of the National Care Forum. In his spare time, Paul enjoys architecture, museums, visiting galleries, travel and baking.

Chris Doherty (Chief Financial Officer)

Chris DohertyChris has been the Chief Financial Officer of Greensleeves Care since September 2014.

His previous appointments have included senior financial positions at blue chip multinational companies including Rolls-Royce, Bank of America, Kleinwort Benson and HSBC (formerly Midland Bank).

Chris enjoys spending time with family and friends and watching rugby and cricket.


Geraint Williams (Director of Business Development)

Geraint WilliamsGeraint joined Greensleeves in 2016 having worked in the health and social care sector since 2010. He has worked for a number of different care companies filling a variety of roles initially working as a Home Manager. His later roles have been in senior sales and marketing positions. The early part of Geraint’s career included 16 years in the Royal Navy serving as an Operations Officer on submarines.

Geraint likes to spend his spare time with his 19-year old son, three-year-old daughter and his partner. He likes to travel, watch Welsh rugby and enjoy a good read.

Fiona Kane (Acting Director of Operations)

Fiona Kane, Acting Chief Operating Officer at Greensleeves Care

Fiona has 35 years of experience within the health and social care sector and held senior positions across a broad spectrum of service provision. She began her career as a registered nurse and is registered with the NMC in both general nursing and mental health nursing.

She left the NHS to work in the care sector in 1995 and since then has worked with both corporate and charitable care providers. Fiona joined Greensleeves Care in 2014 as Senior Operations Manager. In her spare time, Fiona enjoys long distance walking, reading, gardening and a glass of fine red wine.

Julie Clarges (Acting Director of Quality and Compliance)

Julie Clarges, Acting Director of Quality

Before being appointed to the role of Acting Director of Quality and Compliance, Julie Clarges had been in the role of Quality Manager at Greensleeves Care since October 2015.

Julie has worked as a Social Worker for over 15 years before moving in to the private domiciliary sector and then charity sector, focusing on working with the elderly throughout.

In her spare time Julie enjoys horse racing, walking and holidaying in the lakes.


As with all of our colleagues, the Greensleeves Care Senior Team, live and breathe our values.  Find out more about our ethos and values.