Dr Andrew Vallance-Owen MBE

Dr Andrew Vallance-Owen MBE


Company: Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP)

Job Title: JCCP Stakeholder Council Committee Chair

Website: https://www.jccp.org.uk

Dr Andrew Vallance-Owen MBE, DUniv (B’ham), MBA, FRCS Ed trained as a surgeon. He became interested in policy and management and joined the staff of the BMA for a time before being appointed medical director of the international Bupa Group in 1995. During his time at Bupa, he became an active campaigner for better regulation of both cosmetic surgery and injectables. He sat on a review panel established by the CMO in 2004 and later on the two Keogh reviews covering PIP implants and the regulation of cosmetic surgery respectively. In this context, he also sat on the governing body of Treatments You Can Trust and is now a Trustee of the Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) and chair of the JCCP’s Stakeholder Council.