Julian BAVETTA - DIRECTOR
Graduated with a First Class Honours degree in BA Modern Languages & History in 1991. Initially employed in the international logistics sector he developed a broad knowledge of import-export commercial practice before establishing Fortuna Healthcare as a family run business start-up in 1995. He has been instrumental in ensuring the successful expansion of the company and remains passionate about serving the best interests of customers and employees alike as well as supporting various community based projects.
Seb BAVETTA - DIRECTOR
Graduated from Queens' College, Cambridge and obtained a First in the Medical Sciences Tripos. He completed his clinical studies at Guys' Hospital Medical School, London and went on to obtain an MD thesis in Neuro-regeneration and Neuro-protection at University College, London. He worked as a Consultant Neurosurgeon at Queen’s Hospital, Romford for over 15 years, while working part-time as a non-executive Director of Fortuna Healthcare. With the continuing success and expansion of the company he has recently taken a full-time role with particular responsibility for developing the independent living division.
Adrian BAVETTA - NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Giuseppe AGLIATA - Operations Manager
Joined Fortuna Healthcare in July 2008 initially as International Sales Co-Ordinator. In a short time he soon began to develop some of the wider and more complex administrative functions of the overall business and was offered the enhanced role of Administration Manager. Extensive computer software knowledge has enabled him to develop the company’s administrative capabilities and he is now currently working in the role of Operations Manager supervising the Customer Services Department as well as overseeing IT/Facilities and Health & Safety affairs throughout the company.
Carol BORGIA – Management Accountant
An experienced Management Accountant having previously spent several years in various finance related roles in reputable London based companies. Joined Fortuna Healthcare on a permanent basis in May 2020 at the height of the Coronavirus pandemic crisis and very quickly emerged as a well-respected member of the Management team with a clear remit of overseeing a Finance Department responsible for the administration of key areas in the business such as the preparation and submission of financial reports, cashflow management, sales and purchase ledger, stock control, sales finance etc.
Elaine FERGUSON - Mobility Services Manager
Joined Fortuna Mobility in January 2011 when the company's retail venture was first being developed as a concept. As a result of previous longstanding and extensive experience in the Mobility sector she has been instrumental in growing the project along traditional retail lines to create one of London's largest mobility centres whilst also helping to develop ambitious plans to diversify through related activities such as training and care services.
John SHEEHAN - Sales & Marketing Manager - UK & Ireland
An experienced and successful sales manager having spent 29 years at Cadbury in various field sales and account management roles. Joined Fortuna Healthcare in November 2015 with a remit to manage sales turnover growth across the entire pharmacy sector as well as explore other exciting new opportunities emerging in the market.
Tanya SLADE - Warehouse Manager
A senior manager with over 20 years experience in warehousing. Previous experience includes working in a supervisory/managerial capacity for the distribution companies Prism and Telstar/Startle. Joined Fortuna Healthcare in December 2006 as Assistant Logistics Supervisor and was soon promoted to the position of Warehouse Manager in December 2007. Currently manages a team of up to 20 warehouse staff and is responsible for running an organised and expanding warehouse operation.
Avnish VITHLANI - Head of International Sales
A successful sales professional with 30 years’ experience in international sales and business development covering several sectors including FMCG, fragrances and healthcare. Joined Fortuna Healthcare in May 2019 with the remit to set up the international division and increased sales and the company profile internationally.
Vivien BRAGANZA - Customer Services Co-Ordinator
Sally MCCREITH - Customer Services Co-Ordinator
Margaret MEYER - Customer Services Co-Ordinator
Magdalena PESZKO - Customer Services Co-Ordinator
Matilda GJOKOLA - Finance Assistant
Sandra KHALIL - Stock & Sales Ledger Co-Ordinator
Elif MEHMET - Wholesale Merchandiser
Area Sales Managers:
Farida BACHA - Warehouse Assistant
Maria BAFFA - Warehouse Assistant
Maria CASTIGLIONE - Warehouse Assistant
Subhojit CHOUDHURY - Warehouse Assistant
Andrew GREENWAY-PAGE - Warehouse Assistant
Mirco GUARDA - Warehouse Assistant
Jacqueline HEDGER - Assistant Manager
Neil MACPHERSON - Warehouse Assistant
Giuseppe MARCHIONE - Warehouse Assistant
Daniel MELVIN - Warehouse Assistant
Taruna PATEL - Warehouse Assistant
Ujagar SINGH RAUD - Stock Controller
Ed SOAMES - Warehouse Assistant
Clare SPELLER - Warehouse Assistant
Geoffrey STREET - Warehouse Assistant
Katarzyna SYTY - Warehouse Assistant