Our Team

Our At Scale Board experience ranges across the NHS and wider public sector with significant background in business management.  Having held senior and strategic positions within the public sector and their delivery partners you know you are in a safe pair of hands.

Working across UK health services we have in-depth knowledge of the broader public and private sector trends and practices. We all share a passion for public service and understand and have experienced what works and what doesn’t. Our practical experience within business growth and leadership development means we know we will excel in your business growth harnessing initiatives within evolving landscapes.

We take time to understand what each client is trying to achieve and help clients understand their future options. We  take time to ensure proposed solutions and strategies include necessary flexibility to help pathway to the future.

We work with the best. We know not all solutions are found in one place, so we have sourced the very best professionals to work with – all our business partners and our associates share our ethos, values and passion.

Meet our team.

Mike Gill - Director

Mike has more than 25 years' consulting experience and has worked widely across the public sector, most recently in health and local government. He has significant experience in facilitating and delivering change. Mike has achieved success in a diverse range of at scale and efficiency projects across primary and secondary care. He excels at addressing significant service organisational development, cost reduction and change programmes.

Rachel Edwards - Director

Rachel has more than 15 years’ experience working in the public sector and NHS. She has experience of working on at scale services and integrated care collaboration across local government and primary care networks as well as practice mergers, collaborations and resilience projects in primary care. Rachel has worked with general practices to facilitate and develop programmes of work based on the delivery of change based on clear business cases.

Ken MacNeill - Director

Ken MacNeill is a highly experienced consultant and accountant. He has worked widely across the public sector with an emphasis on health and local government. Recent work has focused on developing health and social care systems in England. Working on the establishment, governance, efficiency and financial management of organisations is Ken’s primary area of current activity.

Alan Ball - Director

Alan is At Scale’s Non-Executive Director and is also Managing Partner of Octagon Medical Practice, the largest single patient practice GP contract in the UK. Alan has had a long and successful career in both manufacturing and distribution businesses and has managed some of industry’s largest businesses. He has served on a number of PLC, SME, Charity and NFP boards as an Executive Director, Non-Executive Director and Chairman. Trained at the BBC in Media and Press presentation, Alan completed NED training at the London Stock Exchange and IOD.

Alice Benton - Director

Alice has worked in primary care commissioning for almost 20 years and brings detailed knowledge of NHS contracting, commissioning, policy and strategy to the team. Recent work has focused on supporting the transformation of general practice within a large CCG and preparing primary care for new ways of working and broader system integration. Alice previously led the London wide dental, optometry and pharmacy NHSE team, including urgent care.