Dave Nicol, BVMS, Cert Mgmt, MRCVS

Advisory Board

Dr. Dave Nicol is a veterinarian and business leader with over 20 years of experience in clinical practice and business management. He has written three books, most recently the best-selling, So You’re A Vet…Now What? A manifesto on how to survive as a veterinarian after graduation.

He has previously owned or part owned no fewer than four veterinary practices on two continents and currently sits on the board as both non-executive director and, more recently, CEO of VBD Ltd, a major veterinary publishing and recruitment business in the United Kingdom.

He is one of the most prolific content producers in the veterinary space publishing the weekly Freewheelin’ Vet Q & A Show on Instagram and hosting Blunt Dissection Podcast, a monthly conversation about success with the rock stars of veterinary medicine (which jointly receives more than 100,000 plays per year).

He is also the founder of VetX:International, an organisation that empowers veterinary success for everyone in veterinary practice through education, coaching and business support.

In 2019 Dr Nicol was voted as the VMX Practice Management Speaker of the Year.