Our Business Model

Our consultants execute strategy consulting projects for clients, author our market reports, contribute to our journals and are content leads for our conferences. They are subject matter experts with extensive networks of CEO level relationships, supported by our research and data teams and with access to our extensive proprietary data and data collection capabilities.


Stephen was a Member of Parliament for 36 years serving as Secretary of State for Health from 1995 to 1997 and the first elected chair of the House of Commons Health Committee between 2010 and 2014, and also acted as a senior adviser to KPMG supporting the Global Health and Public Sector practice.

He has an MA in Law from the University of Oxford.

Henry was an investment banker for nearly 20 years, advising healthcare companies across Europe. He started his career as a lawyer with Linklaters in London, New York and Washington before moving into banking with Rothschild, UBS Investment Bank and Jefferies, where he was Joint Head of European Healthcare Investment Banking.

He has an MA in Law from the University of Oxford.

Before founding LaingBuisson in 1976, William worked for the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry and the Office of Health Economics where he was Deputy Director.

He has a BSc Econ from the London School of Economics.

Charlotte was a solicitor for 17 years and a partner focussed on corporate and personal tax at Speechly Bircham, now Charles Russell Speechly.

She has a MA in Modern History from the University of Oxford.



Healthcare Markets international launched


Acquisition of Good Care Guide


Acquisition of Intuition Communication


Stephen Dorrell becomes Chairman and Henry Elphick CEO


Healthcare Markets launched


Care Markets launched


International Medical Travel Journal launched


PrivateHealthcare.co.uk launched


William Laing and his wife Agnes Buisson found Laing & Buisson