LIVI, the digital healthcare provider which enables patients to access NHS GPs on their smartphone or tablet, has announced the appointment of Juliet Bauer as UK managing director.

Juliet, who will succeed Luke Buhl-Nielson, joined the business earlier this year and has since played an instrumental role in developing the global product. Luke will be taking up the position of vice president of business development & operations for the global business.

Johannes Schildt, chief executive officer and founder of KRY- LIVI's parent company - said, “Juliet has an enormous wealth of experience and I am delighted to announce her appointment as Managing Director. Her deep insight into the UK healthcare system, combined with her track record in digital transformation, will be invaluable as we look to bring our service to more areas of the UK."

LIVI recently announced it had partnered with Boots UK to pilot new in-store video GP services, making access to healthcare even easier.