About us - Meet the Team

Dr Krishnan Satkunam CEO - Krish qualified as a Medical Doctor (MBBS) in 2001 and proceeded to work in the NHS for 4 years. In 2004, Krish created KR Health & Social Care Group, which develops and operates care homes, children’s nurseries and other specialist care services. He now assumes the role of Executive Chairman and is focusing on strategy.


Joanne Robinson-Randall is the Director of Operations for Orbital Care Services, she also runs the Squirrels Montessori schools. Joanne, originally from a medical background has a 30 year history in the care sector, starting as Registered Manager and progressing through to Operations, she has run domiciliary care services, extra care, residential services, clinical and learning disabilities and supported living, Joanne has a background in Quality and has previously managed services in special measures to good CQC ratings, also specialising in homes that have been in administration and worked as a consultant to other care providers. Joanne is the Nominated Individual for all the services.


Janet Aspden- Registered Manager for Branch Court.I have worked in the health care sector since 1989 initially as a care assistant, then training as a registered general nurse, Deputy Manager, and Registered Manager.I am truly committed to supporting the staff to provide high-quality patient centered care.


Ashleigh Leech - Registered Manager: for both The Hamilton’s and Andrews Court Care Homes, is from a care background and has worked within our other services for a number of years. Ashleigh is a passionate Manager and through her dedication achieves an exceptionally high quality of consistent care. Her work is driven through 360 degree feedback from residents, families and staff. She takes pride in supporting staff daily and ensuring they also produce the highest standard of care with an open and honest approach. Ashleigh is actively involved in residents daily life and care plans which enables her and the team to be very responsive in residents change in need.


Julie Hammond is a Registered Mental Health and Adult nurse who has worked at Mapleford since 1991. Julie started as a staff nurse and has worked her way up to Deputy Manager before then becoming the Registered Manager initially in 2005 until 2016. She was promoted as General Manager overseeing three services within the Pauls Care Services Group. Julie returned as the Registered Manager of Mapleford in July 2019. Julie has a passion for elderly care and in particular dementia care. Julie has a great deal of experience in Health and Social care and her main focus is to provide a service where residents will thrive and be happy through ensuring high standards of care are provided and produce a quality service.

Jubed is our detail support guru – he will work with the Managers on the operational and compliance frameworks so that you can be sure you’re within commissioning authority or regulatory tolerances at all times. From reviewing documented CQC processes through to audit assistance and risk assessment recommendations, he also runs our facilities management. Jubed is a valued extra pair of hands so that we can focus on the day to day running of our services. Jubed joined Krinvest in 2020, initially working for Pooch Ltd, then worked his way to Operations.