Our team

Meet the Xyla Health & Social team

Alex Sweeney

Managing Director

Alex has spent the entirety of his professional life focused on the delivery of public services in criminal justice, immigration, healthcare and now social care. He has a track record of delivering high-quality, innovative services which provide valued outcomes for service-user and commissioners alike.

Martin Murphy

Head of Children’s Services

Martin has over 30 years’ experience in child protection social work and management roles. As an experienced and knowledgeable senior service manager, Martin has worked across referral and assessment, MASH and child sexual exploitation (CSE) services.

Christine Warner

Head of Adult Services

Christine has over 25 years’ operational experience in the adult social care sector. An accomplished senior manager, Christine is experienced in managing local authority statutory social work and integrated health services.

Kathryn Breen

Project Delivery Manager

As a PRINCE2 Practitioner, Kathryn oversees our project co-ordination team, ensuring the highest quality of service is delivered to our clients. Kathryn has a detailed knowledge of Adults and Children’s social care processes and client management systems.

Elly Davis

Service Manager – Adults

Elly has over 19 years’ experience in health, social care and advocacy. She was involved in the Department of Health pilot for IMCA services and set up services in 7 local authorities. Elly was MCA/DoLS Lead at Salford City Council for 7 years before joining Xyla Health and Social Services.

Holly Summer

Resourcing Manager

During my 5 years with Xyla Health and Social Services I have developed a wealth of experience in the Health and Social Care sector, operational delivery and a strong understanding of the resource required to deliver our projects successfully. The Resourcing team take pride in the quality passion of our individuals and teams whilst ensuring we emulate best practise.

Alex Reed

Relationship manager

Alex is an experienced relationship manager with an in-depth knowledge of the social work sector. Alex co-ordinates the delivery of social work projects to our clients across the East and West Midlands, the North West of England and Wales.

Lee Glasson

Relationship manager

Lee is a relationship manager for children and adult services. Lee works together with local authorities to organise and deliver social work projects across the South East, South West, London and the North East of England.

Joshua Oakes

Relationship manager

Joshua has worked in the healthcare and nursing sector for nearly 10 years. He has drawn on this experience to develop new services and solutions for NHS Trusts, CCGs, Local Authorities and community nursing. At the fore of all projects and services has focused on the high quality and efficient delivery of our services.

As a Relationship Manager, he is responsible for England & Wales for health and continuing healthcare-related services. He aims to deliver the highest quality outcomes for our partner organisations whilst ensuring systems and process improvement. When engaging on a project with our partners, he is the main point of contact from implementation to project completion.