Meet the team

Stuart Wellings FBDO BSC Hons

Stuart Wellings FBDO BSC Hons

Stuart Wellings FBDO BSC Hons


Stuart is a Dispensing Optician and the founder of iCET. 

As well as writing and delivering CET and training all over the UK, Stuart is also a practical examiner for the Association of British Dispensing Opticians and featured in the #notjustado campaign.

Stuart has built up a wealth of knowledge and experience in training, building and managing teams throughout his career, delivering growth and developing colleagues along the way.

Stuart is available to book for LOC meetings and can also collaborate with your business to create CET content for you to deliver.

Hiten Gorecha FDSc OD

Stuart Wellings FBDO BSC Hons

Stuart Wellings FBDO BSC Hons


Hiten is a Dispensing Optician and Co-Director of iCET.

Hiten has worked within the optical industry for many years and has built up a wealth of knowledge and skills in a varied career which has seen him operate both in practice and in a domiciliary setting.

Hiten delivers CET at our custom events as well as working with Stuart at our big events to ensure everything runs smoothly.

As well as being a qualified Dispensing Optician, Hiten also has a degree in product design which he puts to good use by designing and creating all of our event work books and advertising campaigns. 


Our Platinum Sponsor


Bondeye Optical is an award winning family run supplier stocking over 2000 products.  provides a one-stop optical solution for our customers by offering all the essential products needed for the journey through an optician, from eye test to finished pair of spectacles.

Bondeye are also the exclusive UK suppliers of ROAV eyewear 

Our Sponsors


 Introducing ROAV eyewear, the worlds thinnest folding frame. As thin as a smartphone and 3 times thinner than the nearest folding competitor. Available in Origin sunglass & Vision ophthalmic ranges 



The Lenstec Optical Group is an independent optical company with a lot to offer you – we know optical lenses

Since 1983 Lenstec Optical Group has established a reputation for high quality workmanship and professional services throughout the UK and Europe. 

Since 1983 Lenstec Optical Group has established a reputation for high quality workmanship and professional services throughout the UK and Europe. 


Altacor is a UK based ophthalmic specialty pharmaceutical company.

The well-known Clinitas range comprises of Clinitas Soothe, Clinitas Soothe Multi and Clinitas Hydrate gel. Clinitas products can be used for mild, moderate and severe dry eye conditions and Clinitas Soothe has the highest concentration of hyaluronic acid (0.4%) in the UK.


Tokai are a family run bespoke Japanese spectacle lens manufacturer who specialise in the field of 

premium ophthalmic lenses. With over 80 years experience, Tokai Proudly design and manufacture

some of the most exclusive lenses currently available, including the world’s thinnest organic lens 

material - 1.76 index* – which is available in both single vision and progressive designs, sunglass 

tints, and has transitions and high base curve availability. 

At Tokai UK, we focus on innovation, customer satisfaction, and outstanding quality. Our aim is to 

work with independent opticians, who pride themselves on delivering exceptional lenswear at the 

cutting edge of technology. 

From the unique 1.76 index, our ground breaking Lutina material (that sets a new standards in terms 

of high energy violet light protection), our 1.70 Index (that is perfect for rimless and inline frames), 

and all that’s in between, we look forward to perfecting your next eyewear choice.

Tokai UK– “Our vision starts with yours!”


Stepper have always produced frames where the emphasis has been on comfort. Good design is backed up with quality materials to create frames that will last.


The Optelec mission is simple: “Improving the quality of life of visually impaired and dyslexic people – reaching out with simple and effective solutions.” Our aim is to help anyone with a sight difficulty, whether they are totally blind or have a degree of vision impairment or dyslexia, by offering simple to use and intuitive solutions.


 At the core of everything we do is the customer, the customer drives our business and our product and I know our customers would testify to our unwavering commitment to deliver only the best solution. From the beginning we've made it our mission to deliver great service and a great product with a simple, straightforward approach.  



Avizor is a laboratory dedicated to the manufacturing of solutions for the cleaning and maintenance of all types of contact lenses. We have been working in this field for over 25 years. Nowadays millions of users in more than 60 countries count on our products.



AOS Anterior – ocular surface and image enhancement software uses AI (Automated Intelligence) to analyse any digital image from any device including a smartphone.

Able to automatically grade to gold standards, count, enhance, measure and visualise conditions either over a selected area or utilising in-built grids to give objective, repeatable and accurate results to aid the clinicians diagnosis.


Thea UK is part of Laboratoires Thea, Europe’s leading independent pharmaceutical company. Thea have been pioneers in ophthalmology for the last 150 years. We continue our dedication to world class education and our focus on providing a range of products for eye care, offering true patient benefits and unique preservative free products.


At Vision Call we believe that regardless of a patients age or needs they have the right to better sight. 

We are dedicated to enabling and empowering individuals to see the world around them more clearly.

Our patients are some of the most vulnerable people in our society, and our specialist holistic approach to eye care means that they can benefit from being more engaged with the world around them.