Our people

Caroline Coleman

Caroline Coleman – Managing Director

On the 1st February 2017 Caroline was promoted to Managing Director of Simplyhealth Professionals. 

Caroline joined Denplan in May 2013 as Pet Health Plans Manager and was promoted to the Head of Vets in April 2015. Prior to joining Denplan and the Vets team Caroline spent 15 years working in the human health industry in both Customer Services and Sales business areas at Simplyhealth. As Head of Vets Caroline was responsible for delivering the strategic plan, expanding our presence and brand in the growing market and consolidating and growing our three pet businesses – Pet Health Plans, Practice Plan for Vets and Animal Health Care.

henry clover

Dr Henry Clover – Director of Dental Policy

Henry is a former general dental practitioner who converted his own practice to private practice in 1993. With his experience as a Denplan member dentist, he joined Denplan's Professional Services department on a part-time basis in 1998 and full-time in 1999, with responsibility for professional support and member services. Henry is now Denplan’s Chief Dental Officer overseeing dental advice to the whole company and links with professional bodies as well as being a member of the Denplan Leadership Team, supporting Denplan’s motto – ‘By Dentists, For Dentists’.

sandy brown

Sandy Brown – Director of Dentists

Sandy joined Denplan in 1992 as a Denplan Care Consultant for Scotland, N Ireland and the North of England. Sandy's entire career at Denplan has been sales and customer service focused. In 2001 Sandy became the Director of Denplan Sales, and in 2005 he was appointed Director of Marketing and Sales, overseeing both divisions.

richard ward

Richard Ward – Director of New Professional Propositions 

Richard joined Denplan in 2011 as Head of Marketing. Richard has worked in marketing for over 20 years and has extensive agency experience, specialising in branding, retail, financial and professional services marketing, as well as TV, digital and direct marketing. Richard is responsible for ensuring that Denplan member dentists see the clear value that Denplan offers and have the very best support to help them maintain control of their businesses and grow their practice profitability.