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Dr Chai Patel


London, UK



Dr Chai Patel
Dr Chai Patel has over twenty five years of experience in medicine, business, healthcare and private equity. Throughout his career he has invested over £3 billion in capital. Known to be a successful entrepreneur as a well as offering indispensable healthcare advice to government, charities, and the third sector. He is a renowned philanthropist, having raised or donated over £50 million in his life to date. Doctor, businessman and philanthropist, Husband, father, brother and son.

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Dr Chai Patel’s Newsfeed

27 Apr 2017
Sharp Trouble Shooter

HC-One Chairman and CEO, Dr Chai Patel, explains how his turnaround formula has improved care quality and helped conserve and transform valuable care assets.

13 Jan 2017
HC-One completes North East Buy

Dr Chai Patel, executive chairman at HC-One, said completing the buy is "another major moment" in the company's history.  Helen McArdle Care is an outstanding regional care provider and shares HC-One's values and commitment to providing high quality kind care," he added.

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Dr Chai Patel’s Background

Jan 2011 - Present
Dr Chai Patel is Chairman of HC-One. Launched in November 2011, HC-One is one of the largest independent care home operators in the UK, specialising in Dementia, Nursing, Residential and Specialist care.
Jan 2008 - Present
In 2008, Dr Chai Patel co-founded Elysian Capital, the private equity firm leading large entrepreneurial build-ups and acquisitions.
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Other Business Interests

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Bright Future Trust
Jan 2013 - Present
Surrey, UK
Dr Chai Patel's foundation, the Bright Future Trust proactively supports a range of organisations and charities to enable young people to fulfill their potential.
Vice President
Jan 2015 - Present
Surrey, UK
Combat Stress is the UK's leading Veterans' mental health charity. Supporting over 5,900 Veterans aged from 19 to 97. A vital lifeline for these men and women, and their families. Treatment and support services are always free of charge, and are proven to work.
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Dr Chai Patel’s Education

Honorary Doctorate
2013 - 2013
MRC Research Fellow
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