Press release:

Barry Duncan, Deputy Chief Executive of ABDO, has resigned with immediate effect.

Barry has been on the staff of ABDO since 2011 and is a former President of the Association.

Commenting on Barry’s resignation, ABDO General Secretary, Sir Anthony Garrett, said: “Barry has played a major part in the development of the Association in recent years – particularly the reorganisation of our structure into Regions with Regional Leads – and developing a network of Local Leads.

“In addition his pioneering work on the development of a minor eye conditions services programme for contact lens opticians is a major achievement. which will grow in the years to come.

“I wish Barry every success in his future career.”


Notes to Editors

  1. Any enquiries should be directed to Clive Marchant the president of ABDO
  2. ABDO represents over 6000 qualified dispensing opticians in the United Kingdom. Registered office, 199, Gloucester Terrace, London W2 6LD.