Barry Downes

Barry Downes has worked in the independent hearing care sector since 1977 as a practitioner, trainer and manager. He is a long-standing member of the British Society of Audiology and a member of the BSA Professional Guidance Group leading on a project to achieve NICE accreditation of BSA practice guidance publications.

Until recently he was Professional Services Manager for Amplifon in the UK. He is a long serving Council member of the British Society of Hearing Aid Audiologists (President from 2012 to 2014).

Barry Downes was also a trustee of Hearing Link until the charity merged with Hearing Dogs.