Board of Directors
Dr Maurice Cox - CEO
Maurice Cox holds a BA in Medicine from Trinity College Dublin and M Phil in skeletal biology from Cambridge University, UK. He is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and trained and practised as an orthopaedic Surgeon for ten years until he was headhunted to McKinsey Management Consultants in 1998. Maurice worked primarily in McKinsey’s Global Healthcare division for 5 years, establishing and developing business in biotechnology, hospital and MNC pharma sectors in the UK, USA, Saudi Arabia, Ireland, the UK and Croatia. In 2003, he founded Centric Health with Dr Ray Power.
Maurice is heavily involved as Chairman, pro bono, of the international sight saving charity ORBIS Irish Office which he founded in 2004 to eradicate Trachoma and other avoidable blindness in a population in excess of 2 million in the Gama Gofa region of Ethiopia.
Dr Ray Power
Ray is a practicing GP and a graduate of UCD. After completing his MICGP and MRCGP he travelled to Australia, where he worked with the Royal Flying Hospital Service and the University of Western Australia. His work included initiating medical recruitment services in rural Western Australia. On his return to Ireland in 2000, he set up the Medical Recruitment Company Locumotion. In 2003, he founded Centric Health with Dr. Maurice Cox.
Ray is also a member of the Board of ORBIS Ireland (the international sight saving organisation).
Dr Tim Haggett
Tim qualified in medicine in 1985 in the UK and moved to Western Australia in 1991. He has been a non-executive director of Centric Health since 2010. His career includes working for over 6 years as a bush doctor in some of the most remote locations in Australia, founding and subsequently selling Gemini Medical, one of the country's largest providers of occupational health services in the resource and mining industry in Australia.
He has been a prime mover in establishing over 40 general practices across the country and is currently Medical Director of Apollo Health, a group that is developing a number of multidisciplinary primary care centres in greenfield sites around Perth.
James Osborne – Non Executive Director
James Osborne has served as Chairman of Centric Health since 2007. Mr. Osborne is a former managing partner of A & L Goodbody Solicitors during which time the firm became the largest in Ireland. He is also a former Chairman of Independent News and Media plc, a former director of Bank Of Ireland plc, Golden Vale, Adare plc and others.
He currently serves on the board of multiple Irish companies including Ryanair, James Hardie Industries NV and is Chairman of Easons, Centric Health and Monaghan Mushrooms.
Aidan McGettigan – Chief Commercial Officer
Aidan joined Centric Health in 2005 as CFO and was appointed CCO in 2016. Prior to Centric, Aidan worked in venture capital in Ireland (Growcorp) with a focus on start-up investment and, previous to that, he worked in investment banking in London (Grenwich Natwest and Morgan Stanley) where he was a founding principal of a small early-stage investment fund.
Aidan is a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland, having trained in Dublin with PricewaterhouseCoopers, and holds a First Class Honours Accounting and Finance Degree from Dublin City University.