Carmel Gibbons is a London based Partner and Head of the Healthcare practice. She is also a member of the Public Services and Not for Profit practice. Her work focuses mainly on senior appointments in the health and social care sectors. Carmel joined Odgers Berndtson in 2005. She was previously with Veredus Executive Resourcing, part of the Capita Group, where she was a Director and Head of the Health Practice. Prior to this, Carmel worked as a Consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers Executive Search and Selection, where she managed a portfolio of assignments across the public sector including health, social care, education, local government and central government. Before joining PwC, Carmel completed the NHS Management Training Scheme and held a range of NHS managerial posts within the community, acute, mental health and policy settings.