LaingBuisson is pleased to announce its membership of the British Healthcare Business Intelligence Association (BHBIA), the affiliate network of the Associated Retirement Community Operators (ARCO), the Professional Publishers’ Association (PPA), and British Property Federation (BPF). LaingBuisson’s Chief Executive, Henry Elphick, will also sit on the BPF’s Healthcare Committee.

Each of these organisations provides an important voice for the companies it represents, as well as advice and information.

Henry Elphick, CEO said:

‘LaingBuisson has always worked closely with providers, suppliers and advisors in the health and social care sectors. We recognise the benefits that professional membership offers in more closely understanding emerging strategic themes affecting our peers and our clients. We look forward to working closely with the BHBIA, ARCO, PPA and BPF in the coming years.’



The core aim of the BHBIA is to promote the excellence with integrity of Business Intelligence within the Healthcare Industry. Their members are drawn from pharmaceutical/healthcare companies and the agencies/consultancies that supply business intelligence services to those companies. One of the main objectives of the BHBIA is to provide members with ongoing learning and development that will help them perform their professional role in the work place. As part of this process, the BHBIA runs a comprehensive programme of activities throughout the year to help develop the skills of those working in a business intelligence environment.


About ARCO

The Associated Retirement Community Operators (ARCO) is the main body representing retirement community sector the UK. Retirement communities may also be referred to as retirement villages; extra care housing; housing with care; assisted living; close care apartments; or independent living. Over 20,000 people in the UK currently live in a retirement community, living independently and part of a vibrant community, whilst being able to take advantage of personalised, flexible care on site if needed.

About PPA

The PPA are the industry network for the UK’s professional publishers. They are the industry network for the UK’s professional publishers and have been the voice of the UK publishing industry for more than 100 years.


About BPF

The British Property Federation is the membership organisation for, and the voice of, the UK real estate industry. They represent and promote the interests of all those with a stake in real estate in the UK – owners, developers, funders (equity and debt), agents and advisers. They work with government and regulatory bodies to help the real estate industry grow and thrive, to the benefit of their members and the economy as a whole. 


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