Meet the Team


Elizabeth Boultbee

Elizabeth has been involved in healthcare since 1987 when she landed a temp job in the finance department at BUPA on arrival from Australia. She left BUPA six years later having moved from finance into hospital management.

From 1994 to 2004 Elizabeth managed the private units at UCLH, Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital & Moorfields Eye Hospital before travelling the world as the Head of International Business for HCA.

In 2009 Elizabeth founded Boultbee & Co, a healthcare consulting company that has been involved in a wide range of international, transformation and operational projects. In 2017 Boultbee and Co expanded by opening an office in Dubai enabling on the ground support for clients interested in the Middle Eastern markets.

Elizabeth has been the recipient of a number of awards including “Women in Business in the Arab World”.


Aileen Culligan

Aileen has extensive experience and contacts with over 18 years experience in business development, events, marketing and public relations in the Middle East.

Aileen’s career in healthcare began with Arab Health, developing, producing and managing the congress portfolio. She followed that as MENA Healthcare Account Practice Manager for Asda’a/Edelman. In 2008 Aileen took on the role of UAE Country Manager for HCA International.

Before Boultbee and Co, Aileen was a Strategic Advisor with the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA). She held responsibility for advising and assisting in the delivery mechanisms to get SAGIA and the Ministry of Health into and before the relevant international healthcare decision makers.

Prior to working in Saudi Arabia, Aileen served as the Group Conference Director, for Messe Frankfurt, where she was responsible for the development of the MENA conference division, with a focus on healthcare.

Throughout her career she has consulted with numerous international providers on developing and executing strategic marketing and business development plans.