Welcome to Health Express


  Contact Us Phone : +353 (0) 1 642 6200 | info@healthexpress.ie

Our Background

Health Express Pharmacy is the trading name of BOFH Holdings Ltd. Its’ directors are:

Paddy Halligan M.P.S.I.
Dave O’Farrell M.P.S.I.
Martin Bates M.P.S.I.
Liam Hartnett B.A. (Mgmt.), M.B.A.

Paddy, Dave and Martin are all Pharmacists and have many, many years of retail experience between them. They have an outstanding record, both individually and collectively, for creating exceptional pharmacy outlets. Between 1979 and 2002 David and Paddy, in partnership, owned and operated a chain of 9 pharmacies.

Between 1981 and 2002 Martin Bates owned and operated the Bates Pharmacy chain with 7 pharmacies.

In 1999 they became partners and combined the two chains to create the UNICARE chain of pharmacies. In 2002 they sold the UNICARE chain to a third party.

Chief Executive, Liam Hartnett is responsible for managing and developing the business. He has vast experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry, having worked in the Wholesale and Distribution sectors. Liam is a former Chief Executive of Dublin Drug plc, and former Executive Director of United Drug Wholesale, a division of United Drug plc.