Franchisee Case Studies
We asked some of our successful franchisees to share their stories - click on them to read more
Kev & Amy Popat, owners of Right at Home Solent
“Imagining my Gran receiving care from someone who has no interest in her is the reason I’m here today.”
Alastair Shanks, owner of Right at Home Guildford and Farnham
“I was surprised that the care sector was an ideal match for me as I had never considered it, however I liked the idea of being part of the local community whilst making a worthwhile contribution to the welfare of the elderly.”
Nick Turner, owner of Right at Home Mid Hampshire
Nick dropped out of school, travelled the world for three years, before opening his own business making furniture. However, when his mother was diagnosed with dementia, Nick’s eyes were opened to the struggle to find good quality care.
Almas Adam owner of Right at Home Loughton
Almas Adam is young and ambitious with his eye on a big future. At only 27 years old, this year he was crowned as the bfa Young Franchisee of the Year, 2018. Being under 30 isn’t a barrier to building a successful business, as Almas is consistently proving.
Jenny Madghacian owner of Right at Home Borehamwood & Watford
“As soon as I met with Right at Home, they made me feel comfortable. I was so inspired and uplifted by the passion and commitment of Ken Deary (Right at Home UK CEO).”
John Houghton, owner of Right at Home East Staffs & Derby
“After 20 years helping build Enterprise Car Rentals into a UK market leader, John Houghton was enjoying a great corporate career with all the perks. What he really wasn’t enjoying however, were the 80-hour weeks, the five-hour daily commute and not spending enough time at home with his family.”
Andree Kerr, owner of Right at Home Wimbledon, Putney & Kingston
Andree Kerr was one of Right at Home’s first franchisees when she left HR and started her business in October 2011. A lot has changed since then, but Andree is determined to keep building a business with a team who share her passion for care.
Joe Guishard, owner of Right at Home Cardiff & Newport
“I would 100% recommend Right at Home – they’ve been brilliant, I couldn’t ask for more. Best call I ever made.”
Jack Miller, owner of Right at Home Chippenham and Trowbridge
As the youngest franchisee in the Right at Home network, Jack Miller is ready to take on the challenge of his new business. Having researched the right franchise for four years, he knows Right at Home are a well-supported brand he – and his Clients – can trust.
Scott MacRae, owner of Right at Home Maidenhead
“I had enjoyed a successful career as Sales Director for an electronics firm, but always had a feeling that I could, and should, be doing something much more personally fulfilling and of value to others.”
Grantley Lynch, owner of Right at Home Medway
“I wanted to do something for myself, and I wanted to influence the care my parents receive as they grow older.”
Duncan Cameron, owner of Right at Home Havant
I find being a franchisee immensely rewarding. Not only do I love working with my team, I run a business that has a positive impact on the community, treating older people with dignity and respect and helping them to enjoy their independence in the comfort of their own home.
Julie Houston, owner of Right at Home North Cheshire
Within her first year, Right at Home franchisee, Julie Houston, won two awards for her new business. What is it about Julie and the Right at Home model that allowed her to become successful, so quickly?
Hakeem Anjorin, owner of Right at Home Croydon
“I feel confident that with the proven Right at Home business model, the full support of the head office team behind me and an experienced manager by my side, my ambitions to grow this business into something great can and will be fulfilled.”
David Meanwell, owner of Right at Home Stockport
David Meanwell realised there was a serious gap in his local community which, if filled, would benefit his own family in years to come. Wanting to make a difference, he set about opening a new Right at Home business.
Tracey Murtagh, owner of Right at Home Hemel Hempstead
Gaining confidence through franchising to take a step into business ownership, Tracey Murtagh is about to make her local community a more compassionate place with Right at Home.
Tim Haigh, owner of Right at Home Sutton & Epsom
“Design graduate and former Advertising Producer and Journalist Tim Haigh is no stranger to creativity and diversity, but a career in care offered more opportunities than he knew possible and gave him the chance to watch his children grow up.”
Nikesh Karia, owner of Right at Home Barnet & Edgware
Multi-franchise owner Nikesh Karia turned 40 in 2017. He was ready for a new challenge which would make a real difference in his community, finding the solution in Right at Home. This is #WhyICare
Julie Foote, owner of Right at Home East Lancashire
“I wanted to do something different, with people. I had previously worked with disadvantaged people and realised the difficulties some people endure and I wanted to do something to help.”
Andrew Davis, owner of Right at Home Bournemouth & Poole
“We help people lead more fulfilling lives, with improved independence, social interaction and mental wellbeing. I am honoured to be a part of this amazing brand and pleased to support people, locally, who need us most.”
Tracey & Michael Scott, owners of Right at Home Mitcham
“We both wanted a change of lifestyle, a chance to do be our own bosses, in control of our future, happy, and to build something rewarding and beneficial for others – and those ambitions have been, and continue to be, fulfilled.”
David Wilson, owner of Right at Home Cheshire East
After a pretty major health scare, which fortunately turned out to be a misdiagnosis, David realised that he was bored with what he was doing. This is #WhyICare
Christopher Tansley, owner of Right at Home Nottingham
The training was great and although there is so much to get your head around, you get the time you need to digest it all – it’s a very serious process but they try not to make it too pressurised.
Ben Selby, owner of Right at Home South Cheshire
“Everything we do is about providing the very best care for our Clients. The pride that we take in delivering that level of care is what attracts great people to join us.”
Sam Wright, owner of Right at Home High Wycombe
“Once you see the difference you’re able to make to people’s lives, and you have those connections with the clients and their families, you don’t find it hard to motivate yourself to keep going.”
Grant Attwood, owner of Right at Home North Somerset
Owner, Right at Home North Somerset My career was in manufacturing operations finance, and I always felt that I wanted to do something more real, that would give back to my community.
Apurva Sharma, owner of Right at Home Reigate & Crawley
Given how much I wanted to replicate the very best practice that as a physiotherapist I had witnessed over the years, from all those wonderful carers in the hospitals and in the communities, it was crucial to me that I didn’t fail to live up to those high standards.
Raja Singh Lohia, owner of Right at Home Bromley
From the first time I made contact with Right at Home, I wasn’t disappointed. The people very much lived up to my expectations and the promises of their marketing.
Joe and Madeline Morgan, owners of Right at Home Portsmouth
When Joe left his 30-year career in aerospace in search of a new challenge, he had no idea half his family would join him on the journey!
Join a Community of Business Owners Who Care
Right at Home franchisees build more than just a business; they build a care team dedicated to going the extra mile. With 6.5 million seniors requiring daily assistance, Right at Home offers exceptional home-based care, with the aim of making a difference every day.
- With or without previous care experience, you can build a truly rewarding business
- Our RightStart training programme guides you through every step
- Be part of a unique caring culture of driven business owners
- With the support of our national office team, deliver the highest standard of care
If you share our franchisees’ passion to make a valuable difference to your local community, find out more about our award-winning management franchise.