Stephen Squire – Managing Director
Stephen is a Chartered Engineer in medical technology and a medical devices specialist with 27 years’ experience in the NHS. He previously managed all Clinical Engineering services for Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, one of the most technologically developed specialist Trusts in the UK, which is when he first became acquainted with Sutrue. Stephen is an expert in medical device development, safety and regulation, as well as a very experienced manager and leader.
Alex Berry – Director, Founder and Shareholder
Alex originally studied Architectural Design, which led to establishing his own design operation. Alex has invented, developed and created the Sutrue device range as well as completing all the CAD work and design development. He has established relationships with members of the Advisory Board who have helped in the design process, gaining extensive knowledge in current technology available in the relevant fields.
Nia Dokova – Director
Nia graduated from King’s College London, obtaining a BA in International Relations. She first became involved with Sutrue in early 2017 though her work as an Account Executive at PSA Capital. She was appointed to the Board of Directors in January 2018, having spent a year getting to know the business from an investment perspective. Nia’s involvement with Sutrue spans across various aspects: from fundraising and corporate finance to providing business strategy advice and management.
Thea Partridge – Communications Director
Thea is a Design Management (BA Hons) graduate with over 11 years of national and international marketing and sales experience of A list brands across healthcare, technology and entertainment sectors. Thea’s experience includes B2B and consumer mass marketing, brand management, licensing, product development, PR, digital and social media marketing, in addition to building sales channels in new territories. Appointed to work on Sutrue marketing, communication and events in March 2018.
Rod Anthony – Financial Director
Rod is a Chartered Accountant and the financial director for Sutrue. A Director and Chair at Social & Local CIC (a strategic marketing and branding agency), Director of The Innovations in Healthcare Gateway Ltd (a business that support the NHS to identify, protect and exploit intellectual property), Director at Amandor Ltd (Management Consultancy Business) and a Director and Chair of Audit Committee at Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Formerly MD at the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement.
Mr Richard Trimlett – Medical Advisor
Richard was appointed surgical tutor in cardiothoracic surgery and consultant adult cardiac surgeon at Royal Brompton Hospital in London. His main areas of interest are education, intensive care, and the use of robotics in surgery. Mr Trimlett has been advising Sutrue for eight years and has influenced the design from a clinical perspective, along with having critically tested the three versions of the device.
Dr Chris Sutcliffe – Engineering Advisor
Chris is an international leader in the field of Additive Manufacturing (3D printing) working on the development of production processes for the manufacture of implantable Osseo integrating bio-structures in conjunction with the international leaders in implant manufacturing and world-renowned metrology companies. Professor Sutcliffe has advised Sutrue on the engineering work on the devices, the design of which would not have been possible without his input.