Meet the Team

Our Senior Leadership Team is comprised of experienced individuals from a range of professional backgrounds, who all work collectively to deliver the strategic goals and vision of Silver Birch Care. Learn more below.

Karim Lalani

Karim Lalani

Chief Executive

Karim is responsible for managing and overseeing all aspects of Silver Birch Care, operating a controlled multi-site growth programme to develop high quality regulated childrens residential care services and supported living services across the UK.

Shandon Aubrey

Shandon Aubrey

Operations Manager – North & West Region

Shandon is responsible for the management and leadership of the North & West Region as Operations Manager, promoting high standards of care in line with regulatory bodies. Also, to ensure that key performance indicators are consistently met for people, quality, and performance in his regions.

Michelle Matthias

Michelle Matthias

Operations Manager – South East/West & East Region

Michelle is responsible for the management and leadership of South East/West & East Region as Operations Manager, promoting high standards of care in line with regulatory bodies. Also, to ensure that key performance indicators are consistently met for people, quality, and performance in her regions.

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Karen Fowler

Placements Manager & Safeguarding Lead

Karen is responsible for overseeing and managing of all aspects of placements and referrals procedures. Also, to ensure the safeguarding of all young people through clear policies, procedures, and regulations.

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Abs Latif

Head of HR & Payroll

Abs is responsible for managing all aspects relating to Human Resources services, and shaping the performance and development systems for all employees. He also manages and runs monthly payroll.

Kamal Khan

Kamal Khan

Head of Quality & Service Management

Kamal is responsible for ensuring all Quality Assurance and Management Systems are compliant with legal regulations and standards. He also manages Outcome Stars and ClearCare, ensuring that information is correctly inputted and analysed to improve service delivery.

Sorraya Amlani

Sorraya Amlani

Finance & Commercial Manager

Sorraya is responsible for all day-to-day finances including cash flow management, invoicing, petty cash management, and debt collections. She also helps with overseeing new business opportunities and identifying areas for growth.

Shazia Lalani

Shazia Lalani

Marketing Manager

Shazia is responsible for all aspects relating to Marketing including website, email marketing, social media, recruitment, advertising, PR management, and the creation of all promotional and sales materials. She also helps oversee the Accounts Payable function.

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Sanket Shah

Sports Co-ordinator

Saket is responsible for delivering bespoke sports programmes to all young people, including supporting them to achieve Sports Leaders qualifications and The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. He manages 5-a-side football training and 2econd Chance programme.

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Edwin Maharaj

Repairs & Maintenance Manager

Edwin is responsible for managing repairs and maintenance to ensure the upkeep of all properties, landscapes, vehicles, and aspects relating to Health & Safety.