Bettina Purcell

Group Practice Development and Operations Manager

Bettina brings an extensive background in small business, as well as more than 15 years in the dental industry. She plays a critical role in integrating practices into the BDC model and helping them grow and enhance their businesses.

Bettina is responsible for facilitating conduits between practices and corporate centre, as well as assisting with all operational aspects of running a dental practice. In order to help practices grow and achieve their goals, Bettina also oversees business analysis around practice usage and negotiating best-value offers with suppliers.

Dr Bill O’Reilly

Clinical Director

Bill provides a unique mix of clinical skills, legal background and corporate experience, allowing him to understand and advise on the relationship between health care providers, insurers and patients. He sits on the National Australia Bank National Advisory Council, on the Medical Advisory Panel for BUPA Australasia, is Chairman of Employers Mutual Limited, is the Independent Chairman of the Work Injury Research Foundation, and is a Director on the Board of the Motor Neurone Disease Association of Australia.

Bill’s clinical career has included private dental practice, service with the Royal Australian Navy and Manchester Unity Australia. Bill served two terms as the president of the Australian Dental Association NSW Branch and as the president of the National Australian Dental Association. He is the president of the Commonwealth Dental Association and has chaired three of the standing committees of the Federation Dentaire Internationale in Geneva Switzerland, the World Dental Federation. Additionally, Bill has been admitted as a barrister of the Supreme Court of NSW.

Eduardo Khalil

Group Financial Planning and Analysis Manager

Eduardo is responsible for the development of BDC’s Annual Operating Plan. He and his team also play an integral role in shaping strategy by providing insights and analytics on overall business performance.

MBA-qualified and a certified practice accountant, Eduardo has been an essential part of the BDC family since our business’s inception over ten years ago.

George Papas

Group Information Services Manager

George has over 30 years of experience in information technology with a strong focus on streamlining business processes using technology as an enabler.

George is responsible for a wide range of services including telephone, application management, infrastructure management, help desk, business analysis and project management. George oversees critical systems such as purchase portals, Pronto ERP and Salesforce and running new initiatives. He and his team also work with numerous IT providers in order to deliver services to BDC dental clinics.

Peter Gardiner

Group Financial Compliance Manager

Peter manages BDC’s relationships with external auditors, coordinates and maintains BDC’s Risk Register, and works in tandem with internal teams throughout Bupa ANZ, including Risk and Compliance, Tax and Financial Control.

With two decades of experience in corporate finance, Peter is a chartered accountant who trained with Price Waterhouse and has worked for groups including Fujifilm and Waterford Crystal. For more than five years, he has been instrumental in supervising BDC’s financial compliance and processes.

Rebecca Moxey

Group Practice Finance Manager

As part of the larger Bupa Health Services Finance team, Rebecca leads the practice finance team in the delivery of financial reporting for over 220 dental clinics across Australia and New Zealand. In addition to supporting practice performance, Rebecca and her team assist with forecasting and reporting costs for BDC functional teams.

Rebecca has played a key role in BDC and larger group initiatives for years. She was crucial in refining payroll delivery across Bupa ANZ and has acted as the lead in a number of changes to financial systems.

Wendy Fairhead

Business Transformation Manager

A seasoned organisational change specialist, Wendy leads our Projects and Partnerships team and oversees practice rebrands, the digitisation of practice processes and the rollout of national products.

Wendy has a storied history in change management and communications, particularly with regard to large-scale projects in areas like information technology. Put simply, Wendy specialises in forming and implementing “creative ways to make change less scary for people.”