Meet the Team

Tunstall's leadership team brings together many years of experience to ensure our customers benefit from sound commercial practices coupled with an in-depth understanding of the housing, social care and health systems.

Gordon Sutherland

Chief Executive Officer

  • Joined as Chief Executive Officer in September 2016
  • 35 years’ experience in the healthcare industry, holding a number of key executive leadership roles
  • Most recently he was Head of the EMEA businesses of Invacare Corporation, a NYSE listed company in the medical equipment industry
  • Prior to Invacare Gordon has worked at Gambro AB, Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Bristol-Myers Squibb and Johnson & Johnson

Martin Jeffries

Chief Marketing Officer

  • Joined as Chief Marketing Officer in February 2017
  • Martin has over 25 years of commercial experience gained in software and services organisations addressing complex operational challenges within the healthcare markets. Most recently as CMO for Allocate Software – the market leading provider of SaaS workforce management provider to healthcare markets across the UK, Sweden and Australia
  • Prior to Allocate Software Martin has worked for Dell, Virgin Media Business, GlaxoSmithKline; and product innovation consultancy Ignetica Ltd

Lance Kenworthy

Chief Information Officer/Chief Technology Officer

  • Lance was appointed as Chief Information Officer in June 2017 and Chief Technical Officer in July 2017
  • Lance joined Tunstall from Invacare in Switzerland, where he was Vice-President of IT.

Elaine Quinn

Operations Director

 Elaine Quinn
  • Appointed as Group Operations Director in July 2007
  • Previous roles in Filtronic plc including MD of FiltronicComtek (UK), Director of Strategic Development (IP Division) and Engineering Programmes Director

Craig Parsons

Chief Financial Officer

  • Craig joined Tunstall as Chief Financial Officer in August 2017
  • He has CFO experience in financial services, customer communications and global marketing services in international business. He has managed in FTSE listed business, PE backed organisations and turnaround situations.
  • Craig has significant corporate experience covering acquisitions, disposals, stock market listings, debt refinancing and equity raising.
  • Craig qualified as a chartered accountant with PWC in 2005.

Sonia Belfield

Human Resources Director

  • Joined as Group Human Resource Director in September 2018
  • Recently European HR Director for Adient – Global manufacturing business
  • Previously HR Director at Muller, HR Director at Poundland
  • Currently Non Executive Director within the NHS
  • Chartered Member of CIPD
  • Masters Degree in Occupational Psychology
  • Qualified Coach and Mediator