Meet the team

IVC Evidensia is Europe’s leading veterinary care provider based across eleven countries. Meet and get to know the group CEO Stephen Clarke, our Country Managers and Management Team.

Stephen Clarke

Chief Executive

“IVC Evidensia has guided the business from a platform of 20 practices to become Europe’s largest veterinary group with over 1,500 practices spanning eleven countries. Working at IVC Evidensia is very exciting and I really like the team, it will enable us to build on the tremendous success. The strength of our group lies in its people and IVC Evidensia has always been veterinary led with a focus on clinical excellence. I am a passionate pet owner and I strongly believe in the IVC Evidensia values and our commitment to clinical excellence.”

Learn more about Stephen

Country Managers

IVC Evidensia - UK

  Paul Cowling

United Kingdom & Ireland CEO

IVC Evidensia UK

IVC Evidensia Ireland

IVC Evidensia - Netherlands

Michiel van Silfhout

Netherlands and Belgium CEO

IVC Evidensia Netherlands

IVC Evidensia Belgium

IVC Evidensia - Sweden

  Johan Wiklund

Sweden Country Manager

Evidensia Sweden

IVC Evidensia - Finland

  Jukka Toivanen

Finland Country Manager

Evidensia Finland

IVC Evidensia - Germany

   Christoph Dänzer


IVC Evidensia Germany


  Cecilie Ryan Yttreeide

Norway Country Manager

Evidensia Norway

IVC Evidensia - Denmark

  Ulla Pless

Denmark Country Manager

Evidensia Denmark


  Patrick Govart

France Country Manager

IVC Evidensia France