Baroness Ford, Chairman of Barchester Healthcare, said: "The Board is absolutely delighted that Dr Pete Calveley is joining Barchester Healthcare as Chief Executive Officer. He comes with an excellent track record of providing first class healthcare and I know that he shares our passion for providing top quality care that is genuinely centred around the individual. I am really looking forward to working with him."
For the last 6 years Pete has been Chief Executive of Four Seasons Health Care. Pete, who will begin his appointment in the middle of 2014, said: “Barchester Healthcare is a name synonymous with high-quality and individualised care in the UK and I am looking forward to continuing the excellent standards already set within the business in a time of transformation for the care sector.”
Pete will take over from Willie MacDiarmid who is currently acting as interim Chief Executive Officer.