Care South is pleased to announce that chartered surveyor Simon Bird has joined the Senior Management Team as Property and Business Development Director.
Care South is a registered charity and leading provider of high quality, innovative care (including specialist dementia care) with 20 residential and nursing care homes and close care available in Devon, Somerset and West Sussex.
Their home care division provides flexible care solutions throughout Dorset, Somerset and Bath helping people of all ages stay independent.
Simon, a Chartered Surveyor who has been a Director of Healthcare Consultancy with Pinders for the past 15 years, takes up his appointment with Care South at a time when the company is developing its portfolio of 20 residential and nursing homes, close care developments, andhome care services across the south of England.
“I am delighted to be joining Care South, for whom I have enormous respect. I have advised and worked with them for a few years now, so I already feel like part of the team!” says Simon.
Simon, who is originally from Bristol, also has a degree in Estate Management. Prior to joining Pinders he spent seven years with Property Consultancy GVA Grimley (now GVA).
Chief Executive Susan Willoughby says: “We are very pleased to welcome Simon to Care South, and his wide experience of property matters and the healthcare sector will be invaluable to us as we continue to move forward with our strategy of acquiring and developing facilities to meet the need.”