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.
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.
Since completing her degree in International Business, Rebecca has worked in marketing for health tech startups. When she’s not catching up on the latest SEO or PPC trends, she spends most of her time and wages on online shopping. She is also fluent in memes.
Gavin is a commercially focused accountant with experience in start-ups, fund raising, acquisitions and joins the board as our Finance Director. Coming from a big 4 background, he founded, operated and exited his own business in 2018. He is now looking to use his experience to assist other start-ups to achieve growth.
Kayla is a final year Business & Management student at the University of Glasgow. She loves travelling, hiking, skiing and cooking. She can usually be found cooking up a feast for her friends or looking at flights to far off (and sunnier) places.
Albert is a senior business leader within the Life Science and MedTech sector, having led successful businesses such as Orthofix and Stryker.
On returning home to Scotland in recent years, he remains focused on delivering improved healthcare outcomes to people by mentoring and supporting entrepreneurial individuals within the sector.
Max is a Medical Doctor by training with a wide background in entrepreneurial activities involving medically oriented products.
Husband and father, Bernard loves to daily work with people, ideas and innovation. Genuine coffee lover, who was present at the genesis of Nespresso worldwide, formerly marketing driven CEO in FMCG, he believes WheelAIR is so much more than a big idea or a blast of freshness: it is your “back-up daily friend”.
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.
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!
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.
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
Talented nautical, military and landscape artist
Tattoo artist / camping lover
Music and sport lover