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The CIG Healthcare Team

Rosanne Please

Rosanne Please

Head of content

Rosanne Please

Head of content


Rosanne Please has wide experience of developing content for a diverse range of education materials and pharmacy publications across different media. She has a degree in Industrial Economics and spent 10 years as Editor of Training Matters, a magazine for pharmacy support staff, where she was also responsible for the launch of CI Plus into pharmacy.



Rosanne has spent the last 8 years working with blue chip pharmacy manufacturers and all the major pharmacy retail groups, using her expertise in providing training and communications campaigns for pharmacy teams across the UK.
Emily Hunter

Emily Hunter

Editor

Emily Hunter

Editor


As projects editor, Emily works on bespoke training materials and Boots 30 Minute Tutor. She was previously editor of Pure Beauty, a B2B magazine for beauty retail staff, where she was responsible for planning, creating and editing content for over nine years.
Lesley Johnson

Lesley Johnson

Director of Education

Lesley Johnson

Director of Education


As Director of Learning and Development, Lesley helps oversee the direction and provision of pharmacy training.

Lesley is a community pharmacist with 15 years' experience in the pharmacy education sector. She rejoins the CIG team having held positions at the NPA and the RPS, where she headed up the new RPS Faculty.
Daljit Bains

Daljit Bains

Education & Training Pharmacist

Daljit Bains

Education & Training Pharmacist


Daljit writes and develops our accredited training programmes and bespoke projects. He has been a pharmacist for over 8 years and is passionate about contributing to the continuing education and training of the pharmacy workforce. With a varied background, Daljit has gained education and training experience at the NPA and CPPE, management experience at Boots and has worked within the NHS.
Sara Mudhar

Sara Mudhar

L&D Pharmacist

Sara Mudhar

L&D Pharmacist


Sara is a registered pharmacist with 28 years’ experience working in a variety of roles within the pharmacy sector, including as a pharmacy manager, pharmaceutical advisor for a PCT, professional services manager for a pharmaceutical wholesaler and training development manager for a publishing company. She writes range of bespoke training content at CIG Healthcare Partnership and continues to work as a locum in community pharmacy alongside this role.
Frankie Shortland

Frankie Shortland

Account Director

Frankie Shortland

Account Director


Frankie Shortland brings her commercial, creative, account management and publishing skills to the development and delivery of our bespoke training projects.

Frankie has 30 years’ experience in pharmacy publishing, previously holding positions such as Group Advertisement Director across a range of pharmacy titles that have included Pharmacy Magazine, Training Matters, C&D, OTC, Community Pharmacy, Pharmacy Today and Beauty Counter.

At CIG, Frankie was part of the Pharmacy Magazine launch team, and had sole commercial responsibility for the launch of CI Plus in 2005 and Boots' 30 Minute Tutor programme in 2006.
Marta Ostapowicz

Marta Ostapowicz

Account Director

Marta Ostapowicz

Account Director


Marta develops new business and manages accounts in UK, as well as liaises with International clients. She works with the team to develop innovative and creative ways in which to deliver training content.
Sophie Agre

Sophie Agre

Account Manager

Sophie Agre

Account Manager


Sophie is the ‘go-to’ person once a project is live. She has worked in the healthcare industry both in France and the USA. Thanks to her creative and marketing background, she has the skills to manage the day-to-day running of your projects, as well as an international approach.
Julian Downing

Julian Downing

Digital Director

Julian Downing

Digital Director


Julian joined CIG in 2013 to head up CIG Digital; a new division whose remit is to connect brands with end users through compelling digital media applications.

Julian was formerly Director of Media AOL Europe and Development Director Hearst UK.
Georgia Cairns

Georgia Cairns

Editorial Assistant

Georgia Cairns

Editorial Assistant


As Editorial Assistant, Georgia supports the team across both retailer and bespoke branded content. With an undergraduate degree in Geography and an MSc in Global Futures, Georgia has a strong interest in global development and, with a number of healthcare professionals in the family, is excited to begin her career in pharmacy training and education.