Background and Experience

Peter Ellis has more than 40 years of experience in strategic development, managing and advising health organisations in the UK, North America, and Europe. Alongside running StratHealth Ltd, he is also an Executive Advisor to Sweat Coin and Bio Conscious Technologies. His other recent work includes being Chairman of VisionRT 2002-18 and UK Managing Director of Medworxx Inc. 2012-18.

His Experience

Before his return to the UK, Peter Ellis had a long and successful (20+ year) career at Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, Toronto, culminating in two
terms as President and Chief Executive Officer.


Peter was instrumental in leading Sunnybrook through a dramatic period of growth from its original purpose as a Veterans Hospital, to its present pre-
eminent position, as a world leader in cancer, heart disease, trauma, mental health and care of theelderly. It also houses Canada’s preminent research
programmes in trauma , imaging and clinical epidemiology and is an Academy of the U of T’s medical school.


Peter was a senior partner with Ernst Young/Gemini and Head of Arthur D Little’s healthcare practice. He has led strategic consulting assignments in Pharma, Private Equity, Biotech, Health IT, and Medical Device organisations, as well as for governments, payer, and provider organisations across the UK health sector.

He was instrumental in bringing the concept of Academic Health Science Centres to the UK and advised both Imperial and Kings College among others. 

Peter has a wide range of colleagues and contacts in the health delivery, technology, and information sectors that will partner and augment the roles and skills required.


Peter has worked with and advised multiple government agencies and health technology and healthcare companies throughout EMEA and NA. This has included both start-ups and existing companies with a particular interest in helping Canadian companies expand into UK and Europe.

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