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

Paul Cowling

Paul Cowling

United Kingdom & Ireland CEO

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Michiel van Silfhout

Michiel van Silfhout

Netherlands and Belgium CEO

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Johan Wiklund

Johan Wiklund

Sweden Country Manager

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Jukka Toivanen

Jukka Toivanen

Finland Country Manager

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Christoph Dänzer

Christoph Dänzer

DACH CEO

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Cecilie Ryan Yttreeide

Cecilie Ryan Yttreeide

Norway Country Manager

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Ulla Pless

Ulla Pless

Denmark Country Manager

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Patrick Govart

Patrick Govart

France Country Manager

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Antonio Clemente

Antonio Clemente

Iberia Country Manager

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Management Team

Stephen Clarke, CEO, IVC Evidensia

Stephen Clarke

Chief Executive

Stuart Caton

Stuart Caton

Chief Commercial Officer

Russell Trenter

Russell Trenter

Chief Operating Officer

Paul Kenyon

Paul Kenyon

Chief Financial Officer

Alistair Cliff

Alistair Cliff

BVM & S CertAVP MRCVS

Deputy Chief Medical Officer

Lisa Farrar

Lisa Farrar

Chief Marketing Officer/Chief Experience Officer

Ashley Hewson

Ashley Hewson

Chief Information Officer

Nicklas Mathiasson

Nicklas Mathiasson

Business Development Director

Neil Fitzpatrick

Neil Fitzpatrick

CEO, Pet Drugs Online

Lisa King

Lisa King

Group HR Director

Kaveh Madjlessi

Kaveh Madjlessi

Expansion team

Johan Gillbro

Johan Gillbro

Procurement Team

Catharina Burch

Catharina Burch

Head of Communications