Goyal-ProfileFounder & CEO, Hallmark Care Homes; United Kingdom

I am so pleased that there is a forum for business leaders to discuss and share ideas about how ethics in business is the way to do business. I am excited about speaking at the conference about the work we do at Hallmark Care Homes to inspire others.

Avnish Goyal is the Managing Director and Founder of Hallmark Care Homes; a family business which was established in 1997 operating 17 care homes across England and Wales. Hallmark Care Homes is a multi-award winning and leading care provider who deliver high quality relationship centred care through an empowered workforce. Hallmark’s vision is to create communities that enhance the quality of life, and give rise to new beginnings and new futures for its residents.

Avnish gained a BA degree from Newcastle University and completed his Accountancy training at Coopers & Lybrand (now PwC) before joining the family business which is now run by him and his two brothers. He is also the Chair of Care England the representative body for care homes in the UK. Avnish is passionate about people and with his wife run relationship seminars for the public.

Avnish is the Founding Trustee of The Hemraj Goyal Foundation, a registered charity based in Essex operating in the UK and worldwide. Since it was formed in 2010, The Hemraj Goyal Foundation has distributed and raised generous donations to worthy causes, making a real difference to the quality of women and children’s lives. Avnish also is Trustee to The Care Workers Charity; supporting the basic welfare of current, former and retired care workers.

Avnish has three wonderful children all studying at university.