Ranked among the top hospitals in the United States, Cleveland Clinic is one of the leading providers of specialised medical care in the world.
Cleveland Clinic is one of the leading providers of specialised medical care in the world, focused on providing clinical excellence and superior patient outcomes. It is an integrated healthcare delivery system with hospitals, clinics and wellness centres in the U.S. (Ohio, Florida and Nevada), Canada (Toronto) and the U.A.E. (Abu Dhabi).
We support the diverse needs of patients, medical professionals and healthcare organisations around the world. Our Global Solutions centres, as well as our international network of in-country offices and representatives, ensure we can assist patients and medical professionals with customised healthcare solutions. We attract the top physicians in their respective fields and support everything we do with research, medical education, technology and leadership at all levels.
All the locations in which we operate are linked by advanced health information technology and evidence-based protocols. We share the same mission, vision and values too. In the U.S., Cleveland Clinic main campus consists of 50 buildings on 166 acres in the centre of Cleveland, Ohio. We also own and run 10 full-service regional hospitals and 18 family health centres across Northeast Ohio.
As part of our international business strategy, we have acquired a building located at 33 Grosvenor Place in central London’s Belgravia. We are delighted to have been granted planning approval to convert the existing building into our first healthcare facility in London, expanding the international delivery of our specialised medical care. We will provide further updates on Cleveland Clinic London, as the construction process progresses.
Brian Donley, M.D., was appointed CEO of Cleveland Clinic London in February 2018 and will direct strategy, operations and recruitment for Cleveland Clinic London.
Dr. Donley began his career as an orthopaedic surgeon at Cleveland Clinic in 1996. Since then, he has held numerous leadership positions within the Cleveland Clinic health system, including President of Lutheran Hospital, President of the Cleveland Clinic Regional Hospitals and Family Health Centers, and latterly as Chief of Clinical Operations. In addition, Dr. Donley also teaches at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine where he is professor of surgery. Dr. Donley graduated from the University of Notre Dame, and completed his medical degree at the University of Michigan Medical School. This was followed by a fellowship in orthopaedic foot and ankle surgery at the Campbell Clinic in Memphis, Tennessee.
Travis Laird is responsible for the design and implementation of the Cleveland Clinic London clinical operating model, as well as overseeing the Project Management Office. Mr. Laird has led or assisted in the capital planning and activation of nearly five million square feet of hospital, emergency department, and outpatient space. Most recently he led the successful launch of the Cleveland Clinic Avon Hospital, Ohio.
Catherine Twomey will direct and manage all financial operations for Cleveland Clinic London. Ms. Twomey has worked extensively at a senior level for major UK corporations within the healthcare, banking and accountancy industries. Additionally, she has overseas experience in financial operations and audit. Ms. Twomey is a fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants and Certified Public Accountants.
Gareth Sherlock is the Chief Information Officer at Cleveland Clinic London. He has more than 20 years of experience working in the healthcare sector and completing complex transformation projects across Australia, the UK, the US and the Middle East. Prior to joining Cleveland Clinic London, Mr. Sherlock was the Chief Information Officer at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. He has also served as an executive consultant for Accenture in Australia and the UK.
Deborah Small, DNP, is responsible for nursing practice standards and leading patient care services for Cleveland Clinic London. With 30 years in the nursing profession, Ms. Small has held a number of leadership roles, successfully developing, organising and leading diverse healthcare teams to achieve operational, fiscal and organisational success. She has also served as President of Greater Cleveland Organization of Nurse Executives and taught medical, surgical and critical care nursing at universities in Ohio and Pennsylvania.
Angela Rossi is responsible for providing strategic guidance and vision for the human resources and workforce planning functions. She has over 20 years of experience within the healthcare industry, spending a large part of her career working for the global healthcare business, Bupa, both in local industry and global leadership positions. Most recently Ms. Rossi was UK Director of Human Resources at Schoen Clinic where she oversaw the development and execution of its international strategy.
Tom Mihaljevic, MD, is the CEO and President of Cleveland Clinic, who took office on January 1, 2018. He leads the $8 billion Cleveland Clinic health system which comprises the main campus in Cleveland, Ohio, 10 regional hospitals, 18 family health centers and healthcare facilities in Florida, Nevada, Toronto, Abu Dhabi and London.
Previously, Dr. Mihaljevic was CEO of Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi (CCAD), where he initially served as Chief of Staff and Chairman of the Heart & Vascular Institute. Dr. Mihaljevic led the opening of CCAD in 2015, and built its growing reputation for clinical excellence, research, education and patient experience.
Dr. Mihaljevic received his medical degree from the Medical School, University of Zagreb, Croatia. He trained at the University of Zurich, Switzerland, and undertook residencies in General and Cardiovascular Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Children’s Hospital, Boston.