iCare Consulting is owned and run by Dr Rob Hogan, a uniquely-experienced individual within the Optometric community - with over 30years of experience as a registered optometrist, working within both Independent and Corporate Practice, the Hospital Eye Service, University and the Optical Industry.

Much of Dr Hogan's working experience to date has been in the provision of Directorship, Strategic, Managerial and Consultancy Services to Large Optical Corporates within the UK (e.g. Dollond & Aitchison, Boots, Vision Express, etc.), gaining significant experience of Governance, Regulatory, Policy, Training & Development, Diagnostic Technology, Patient Advocacy and Professional Services.

Dr Hogan has extensive Representational and Advocacy experience with key UK Regulatory, Professional and Negotiational Bodies and is an immediate-past member of the General Optical Council; A Board member of the College of Optometrists (having previously been its President); Chairman of DOCET (The Directorate of Optometric Continuing Education and Training) and a founding Board Member of the European Academy of Optometry and Optics.

Latterly, together with several eyecare professionals, Rob has used his exxtensive experience to help found STORM - an online independent business owner support company “Empowering Independent Success” - see info@stormify.co.uk

Over the last 6 years, Rob has established iCare Consulting Ltd to provide the Optical Sector with the benefit of his strategic, regulatory, technical, clinical, professional and managerial experience and advice.

© Dr Rob Hogan 2017                                                                                                                              info@icare-consulting.co.uk