Our Team

Combined, PPL and our partners employ over 150 permanent public sector consulting staff, resources who are being continuously supplemented through proactive workforce planning and development. We conduct skills audits across our organisations, with named leads responsible for joint workforce planning; we actively recruit from a range of relevant backgrounds, including global consultancies, specialist firms, experienced managerial and frontline staff, and via apprenticeships; and all staff receive annual skills and capability training related to their role, externally accredited to national and international standards. Please see below for profiles of some of the core PPL permanent team:

  • Mark Brooker

    Mark Brooker

    Senior Projects Manager

    Mark Brooker is a senior project manager who joined PPL in 2012. having previously worked in local government for over ten years in various research, policy development and project management related roles on behalf of the London Research Centre, the Greater London Authority and London Councils. more
  • Ellie Cloke

    Ellie Cloke

    Senior Projects Manager

    Ellie joined PPL in January 2019 as a Senior Project Manager following a career as a senior logistics officer in the Royal Air Force. more
  • Dr Laura Porro

    Dr Laura Porro

    Senior Consultant

    Laura joined PPL in 2016 as an Analyst Consultant after the NHS Graduate Training Scheme. There, she specialised in human resources and organisational development, working in NHS Trusts across London. more
  • Iyoni Ranasinghe

    Iyoni Ranasinghe

    Senior Consultant

    Iyoni joined PPL as a Consultant in August 2017 after nine years in the NHS, having undertaken clinical training and working as a frontline clinician. Iyoni has a strong background in change management with in-depth firsthand experience of healthcare challenges, opportunities, policies and reforms. more
  • Dr Charlotte Holroyd

    Dr Charlotte Holroyd

    Senior Consultant

    Charlotte is a Senior Consultant who joined PPL in February 2019 after working as an NHS doctor for six years within a variety of different hospitals and specialties. more
  • Cáit Berry

    Cáit Berry

    Senior Consultant

    Cáit joined PPL as a Senior Consultant in January 2019 from Deloitte’s strategy and operations public sector health group. Cáit is an experienced consultant who has worked across a range of public-sector health and care projects. She has experience in digital transformation, organisational re-design and strategy. more
  • Jose Acuyo Cespedes

    Jose Acuyo Cespedes


    Jose joined PPL as an Analyst in September 2017. Jose’s background in hospital and community pharmacy has given him exposure to multi-disciplinary teams within primary, secondary and tertiary care, including spending time working with a local CCG. more
  • Pei-Ling Chay

    Pei-Ling Chay


    Pei-Ling joined PPL in October 2017 from a background of Biomedical Sciences, specialising in Global Health and Epidemiology more
  • Reda Misghina

    Reda Misghina


    Reda joined PPL as an Analyst in September 2018. Before joining PPL, Reda has worked with a mental health charity as a researcher collecting data regarding housing and associated health outcomes within the deaf community. more
  • Katlyn Green

    Katlyn Green


    Katlyn joined PPL as an Analyst in September 2018. Katlyn has previously worked for the microSME Walk With Path where she managed the design and development of a Class I medical device from a user and clinical perspective. more
  • Saleena Saeed

    Saleena Saeed

    Office Administrator

    Saleena joined PPL in November 2018 on an initial 2-week placement in collaboration with The Prince’s Trust and is currently our Office Administrator. more