Meet the Team

Meet the Skin Diary Team

Dr Clare Kiely

Chief Medical Officer

Dr Clare Kiely is a Consultant Dermatologist, Dermatological and Laser Surgeon and expert in aesthetic Dermatology.

After completing specialist training in dermatology, she undertook two prestigious Fellowships at St John’s Institute of Dermatology, the first in skin cancer and the second in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Laser Surgery. She specialises in the management of skin cancer, Mohs micrographic surgery and cutaneous lasers.

She has presented nationally and internationally on skin cancer, skin surgery, lasers and cosmetic dermatology. She currently performs around 500 cases of complex Mohs surgery every year and is responsible for the training of international and national fellows in Mohs Micrographic Surgery.

Dr Kiely also has a Masters Degree in Skin Ageing and Aesthetic Medicine and is an Executive Board member of the British Cosmetic Dermatology Group and is an honorary lecturer at the University of Manchester.

Prof. Chris Griffiths OBE

Chief Scientist

Chris Griffiths is Emeritus Professor of Dermatology, University of Manchester, Adjunct Professor, King’s College London and a Consultant Dermatologist, King’s College Hospital. He qualified in medicine from St Thomas’ Hospital Medical School and trained in dermatology at St Mary’s Hospital and the University of Michigan.

In 2015, he received the Sir Archibald Gray Medal for outstanding service to British Dermatology, and in 2019 the BSID Medal for contributions to research.

Chris was appointed OBE “for services to dermatology” in the 2018 Queen’s New Year Honours. He is a former President of the European Society for Dermatological Research, the European Dermatology Forum, the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD), and the International Psoriasis Council, which he co-founded in 2004.

Chris has 791 PubMed-cited articles and is Editor-in-Chief of Rook’s Textbook of Dermatology and Rook’s Dermatology Handbook and received a lifetime achievement award from the American Skin Association in 2009.

Professor Griffiths is past-President of the British Association of Dermatologists, European Dermatology Forum, British Society for Investigative Dermatology and International Psoriasis Council (which he co-founded in 2004).

He was part of the team in Michigan that demonstrated that topical retinoids are efficacious in the management of ageing skin.

Professor Chris Griffiths and his team have provided strong support to the success of all generations of Boots No7 anti-ageing serums and the No7 skincare range as a whole.

Dr Tamara Griffiths

Head of Education (The Skin Diary Academy)

Dr. Griffiths is an esteemed Dermatologist, senior Consultant at the renowned Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Manchester.

Internationally recognised for her expertise in nonsurgical cosmetic interventions and skin aeging, her contributions have garnered widespread acclaim in the field, earning her the well-deserved title of President Elect of the British Association of Dermatologists.

Dr. Griffiths is a founding member and former President of the British Cosmetic Dermatology Group. As a trusted spokesperson for nearly two decades, she has become a familiar presence in both broadcast and print media, actively advocating for dermatological awareness.

Alongside her clinical excellence, she serves as an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the prestigious University of Manchester, where she not only founded but also leads as the Medical Programme Director for the highly regarded MSc in Skin Ageing & Aesthetic Medicine.

She has been recognised on numerous occasions, notably as a senior member of the award-winning BMJ Dermatology Team of the Year in 2018 and, more recently, as the recipient of the prestigious British Association of Dermatologists' Clinician of the Year award in 2021.

Dr Richard Barlow

Chair of the Advisory Board

With over 25 years of experience, our esteemed Dermatologist has been serving as a Consultant Dermatologist at St John’s Institute of Dermatology and the Joint Tumour Service at Moorfields Eye Hospital since 1996.

Specialising in skin cancer management, including Mohs’ surgery, cutaneous laser surgery, and cosmetic dermatology, he is a distinguished figure in the field. Notably, he holds the prestigious title of Founding President of the British Cosmetic Dermatology Group and has served as President of the St John's Dermatology Society in 2009/10.

His extensive contributions have also been recognised at the national level, as he represented the British Academy of Cosmetic Practice as a BAD and BCDG representative from 2007 to 2016.

With a remarkable career dedicated to dermatology, our Dermatologist remains committed to providing exceptional care and advancing the field through his clinical expertise and groundbreaking research

Emma O'Neill

COO

Emma O’Neill a seasoned Operations and Transformational expert with extensive experience working for global organisations. Emma has successfully managed and led cross-functional teams of SMEs, Technologists, Marketing and other divisions. Advised and liaised with stakeholders across the C-Suite. Throughout her career, Emma has worked on large-scale, complex business and technology programs across the UK and Australia.

Glenn Wilson

CTO

Glenn Wilson is an entrepreneur with decades of experience in creating technology and media for films and television. He founded Suberashi VFX in 2007 (www.suberashi.com), a post production company that works with global brands to solve technical limitations and create CG generated imagery for films and television. Glenn has also created multiple large scale technology projects. In 2018 he co-founded OCM, a company that worked with Australia's largest retailer David Jones to deliver in house customised menswear in their department stores. Glenn has his own team of experienced developers and media creation experts.