Annoucement regarding new CEO for Deaf Direct
After 18 years as CEO of Deaf Direct, Philip Gerrard moved on in September of this year to become the Chief Executive of Deaf Action based in Edinburgh. We are now pleased to announce that Andrew Stevenson has been appointed as the new CEO of Deaf Direct and will be joining us on Tuesday 2nd January 2018.
Andrew joins us from NRS Healthcare, the UK leader in the Commissioned Community Equipment and Wheelchair Sector, where he has been for the last 6 and a half years. He currently holds a Director role responsible for sales of company products and services into Government, Local Authority and NHS funded sectors and commercial channels of specialist retail, pharmacy, charity and online providers.
In a statement Andrew said
“I am honoured to be joining Deaf Direct in January and am looking forward to meeting the team. There are many exciting challenges and opportunities ahead for us all to develop and participate in, as we look to make Deaf Direct a stronger organisation delivering the vital services to the Deaf and Hearing Impaired Communities we support.”