Glenn Withers is the co-founder of
APPI Healthgroup and an award winning physiotherapist. Glenn was awarded the prestigious Felice Rosemary Lloyd
scholarship in 2000 for international study into physiotherapy advancement. This
research lead to Glenn, alongside his partner Elisa Withers, creating the APPI
Rehabilitation Pilates method whereby research, evidence and clinical reasoning are linked to
each and every movement. A published author, international presenter and
educator, Glenn is responsible for some of the largest developments in the
combination of physiotherapy and pilates in healthcare. Glenn’s bestselling
book, Back to Life with APPI Pilates has become an essential part of any
exercise library. Glenn has been featured frequently in the national press, in
additional to being published in many industry journals. Glenn is also Chair of
the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Exercise Therapy, a government
advisor to the health and leisure industry, a level 4 REPS technical expert
in exercise delivery and has a regular monthly column in Running Fitness Magazine. Glenn currently holds the positions of clinical director
of APPI's health centres, in addition to being the resident director of
education for APPI Education. As part of his clinical role Glenn consults to
many professional athletes, teams and organisations, as well as being one of
London’s leading clinicians in the management of Back and Pelvic pain.
Over the years Glenn has worked with Tottenham Hotspur FC (currently a consultant), British Winter Sports Program, English Institute of Sport, Collingwood Magpies Professional Australian Rules Football team, Professional Tennis players from the ATP circuit, Victorian State Netball League and many more. Glenn's many achievements lead him to be nominated as Physiotherapist of the year in 2010.
Kirsty is an experienced and innovative Business Operations Manager with a track record of managing high complexity project integrations and operations within a variety of organisations. Kirsty joined with APPI family in 2014 as Operations Manager and, with her team, looks after all aspects of the Education and Products business including Marketing, Sales, Strategy and Operations.
With a specialism in technology and marketing, Kirsty was responsible for developing the APPI Online Learning Platform and continues to oversee this directly.
Kirsty recently completed the PRINCE2 Project Management Qualification and is now a fully qualified PRINCE2 Practitioner.
Following completing her degree Charlotte moved into Retail where she spent several years first in Sales Management and then Operations Management. Charlotte joined APPI as their Education Manager in 2009 where she was oversaw much growth and development within the business. Following returning from maternity leave in 2014 Charlotte moved into a role of International Business Development Manager and is now the key contact for all of APPI’s international partners. Charlotte enjoys running and cycling and credits APPI’s Ante Natal Pilates classes with keeping her fit and healthy during her pregnancy.
Rupal joined the APPI team based at the Head Office as an administration assistant and assists in many areas of the business. She has nearly 10 years’ experience in customer services and admin support whilst working in the hospitality and the retail industry. She likes reading fictional books and enjoys practicing yoga.