We bring together a powerful mix of clinical expertise, insight and service.

Founded in 2004, we were one of the very first absence management companies to operate in the UK. Since that time, we’ve evolved to become leaders in the employee wellbeing field, combining our in-house multidisciplinary clinical expertise with the latest technology and insight to deliver a much more progressive and impactful approach for our customers and their employees.

On average, our service:
  1. Reduces lost working time by 20-40%
  2. Recoups one working week per employee every year
  3. Helps employees return to good health and work sooner
  4. Receives a 4:1+ ROI and payback in 6 months

Why GoodShape?


Security & compliance.

GoodShape is ISO 27001 certified. We have implemented robust security measures to ensure that your people's data is always safe and secure.

Effective results

Digital innovation.

We are continually innovating, finding new ways to leverage technology and transform the digital employee health and wellbeing landscape.


Clinical expertise.

Our team of clinical experts have over 300 years of combined experience and are on hand 24/7 to provide clinical advice, triage and signposting.

Who we work with.

  • Heathrow
  • Cordant
  • NHS
  • philips
  • derby homes 2 (2) (resized)
  • TransPennineExpress bw (resized)
  • Mitie-Logo- bw (2)-2 (resized)
  • SPIE.PA-2537310b bw
  • places for people bw (1) (resized)

Meet the team.

GoodShape is led by an experienced mix of healthcare professionals, technologists and business leaders.
Alun Baker, CEO
Alun Baker
Chief Executive Officer
Ben Hewes, CFO
Ben Hewes
Chief Finance Officer
James Arquette, CPO
James Arquette
Chief Product Officer
Amanda Manswer, Operations
Amanda Manser
Chief Experience Officer
Manoj Ramachandran, Company Medical Advisor
Manoj Ramachandran
Company Medical Advisor

Our commitment to our clients.

At GoodShape, we are dedicated to building strong, collaborative relationships with our clients and delivering strategic solutions that drive positive outcomes for clients and their employees.

We have a proven approach to helping clients manage and reduce absence levels, as well as our commitment to helping them sustain these improvements throughout our contract period.

Part of a bigger health vision.

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GoodShape is part of MARCOL, an investment company that has a special focus on global healthcare services. As well as owning Atida, the leading online pharmacy brand, it is leading the way in areas such as telehealth, digital imaging, and employee health and wellbeing.

Learn the truth
YouGov report front cover

What your employees aren't telling you: the truth about wellbeing, openness, and absence.

What do the British workforce really think about health & wellbeing at work, from stigma and presenteeism to seeking support?