OUR TEAM

Managing Director

Corien started her journey in fashion and business but took a turn and suddenly found herself in the mobility industry. She started wheelAIR while studying her Masters in Glasgow and has worked tirelessly since, winning many prizes and awards along the way. If she’s not at work she’s either eating or sleeping.

CORIEN STAELS

Product Design Engineer

David Reekie has a degree in design innovation and a masters in product design engineering. He enjoys spending money on headphones, drinking whisky and hates coriander.

DAVID REEKIE

Chairman

Albert is a senior business leader within the Life Science and MedTech sector, having led successful businesses such as Orthofix and Stryker. He remains focused on delivering improved healthcare outcomes to people by mentoring and supporting entrepreneurial individuals.

ALBERT NICHOLL

Non-Executive Director

Husband and father, Bernard loves to work with people, ideas and innovation. Genuine coffee lover, he was present at the genesis of Nespresso worldwide. Former CEO of FMCG, he believes WheelAIR is so much more than a big idea or a blast of freshness: it is your “back-up daily friend”.

BERNARD DEGROUX

Non-Executive Director

Max is a Medical Doctor by training with a wide background in entrepreneurial activities involving medically oriented products.

MAX ROGMANS

Non-Executive Director

As CEO of Skylla Europe, producer for several key wheelchair manufacturers, Saffier has become an expert in medical textile manufacturing and supply chain management, which is invaluable to a startup like wheelAIR.

SAFFIER BRULL

BRAND AMBASSADORS

Model, athlete, influencer… An SCI superstar! She played tennis to the highest level and was part of the London 2012 Paralympic Ceremony as a sway pole and trapeze artist! She appeared on the catwalk during London Fashion week last year and she’s modelled for Kuschall Wheelchairs, Invacare, Wheelie-Chix Chic, WeAdapt and Graton Jeans to name a few! And her next debut… wheelAIR!

SAMANTA BULLOCK

Michael took up wheelchair rugby after breaking his neck in a swimming pool aged 17. He was selected to represent Great Britain at two Paralympics and three European Championships and  captained our team at the World Championships in 2014.

MICHAEL KERR

OUR PROs

Our PRO community is a group of likeminded people whom their peers look up to. They share their invaluable ideas and achievements with us and help us make wheelAIR better and better for our growing user community.

Being a PRO is about spreading a positive message about everything people can do with a disability and we value their involvement in wheelAIR greatly.

Student service officer / adventure seeker

SOPHIE BEVAN

Talented nautical, military and landscape artist

GILLIAN JONES

Tattoo artist / camping lover

DANIEL RYAN

Music and sport lover

RACHEL BROXTON