Harpal Baines

Business Development Director

Business Development Director

Harpal has been involved in Adult Social Care for as long as he can remember. He has a proven track record in the delivery and oversight of community-based social care services for the elderly and vulnerable.

Harpal studied Chemistry at the University of Birmingham, following which he worked as a Community Care Worker and Service Manager.

Having completed his Level 5 in Care Leadership & Management, Harpal supported the growth & development of Diamond Home Care. Harpal has come to truly appreciate the value of an effective training provider and their influence on quality outcomes for people in their care.

With a specific passion for workforce development, Harpal founded & is Managing Director of DHC’s sister company Sapphire Education & Training, a training provider delivering apprenticeships, diplomas and specialist training courses in the health & social care sector.

During his time at university, Harpal won a national championship as starting offensive lineman for Birmingham Lions American football team.

Harpal is a non-executive Director & Trustee at The ExtraCare Charitable Trust & sits on their operations & development committees.