staff member

Ben Jacklin

MA VetMB MVetMed DipECVS MRCVS - Chief Operating Officer

Appointment to the Board
Ben was appointed to the Board in August 2019.
Career and experience
Ben is the Chief Operating Officer responsible for leadership and performance of all CVS veterinary practices, including Small Animal, Referral, Equine, and Farm Animal, across The UK, Ireland and The Netherlands. Ben, has more recently held the role of Director of Practice Operations, and prior to that Small Animal Division Operations Director, and Equine Division Operations Director.
Ben is passionate about putting our people first, and creating an environment for all our teams to have long, enjoyable and diverse careers. He is equally passionate about the clinical work we do and the clients we serve, and leading the industry in our clinical standards and quality improvement and clinical governance functions.
Outside of work Ben enjoys playing golf, and walking with his two Border Terriers in the beautiful Yorkshire countryside with his wife Katherine.