Kester Capital

Frank Collins appointed Chairman of Frontier Medical

01 April 2015

Frontier Medical is delighted to announce the appointment of Frank Collins as Chairman.

Frank is a highly experienced healthcare professional.  Having been CEO of a number of NHS hospitals, Frank then moved to the private sector and has led healthcare firms backed by Graphite Capital, CVC and Cinven. 

Frank has been a Non-Executive Director of Frontier Medical since Kester Capital's investment and is also Chairman of the Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.



Contact us:

Kester Capital:     
Cameron Crockett or Jeniv Shah / +44 20 3747 5700
Frontier Medical:
Simon Jackson /

About Kester Capital
Kester Capital is a mid-market UK private equity firm investing in businesses with an enterprise value of £10-50 million. It was established in 2007 as Greenhill Capital Partners Europe, the European private equity arm of Greenhill & Co.

About Frontier Medical

Frontier is a leading manufacturer and supplier of pressure area care and infection control products to healthcare providers in the UK and internationally. Frontier’s portfolio of highly regarded brands includes: Repose, a range of leading pressure area care devices; Sharpsafe, premium quality sharps disposal containers; and eXchange, specialist harm reduction products and services. Pressure area care and infection control have emerged as areas of serious concern for healthcare providers across the world and Frontier has an enviable track record of helping its customers deal with these growing issues both in the UK and overseas.