Founder and Principal, Richard Johnson.

Richard has a very long established career, spanning over the last three decades, and is one of the UK's most prolific 'Wellpreneur's', having Founded Active Health Group, Sports Therapy Organisation, and many other successful health and wellness businesses.

Richard plays a lead role in developing and teaching at AHG, and combines this with his private practice and consultancy work.  

In 2019, Richard was invited to co-author the book, 'The Recipe for Success, with Jack Canfield, of 'Chicken Soup for the Soul' fame.


Christian Platts

Vice-Principal and Creative

Christian first joined AHG in 2000, and after his initial training he went on to become the school administrator and in-house therapist.  After investing in the company Christian became the co-owner and has been an integral part of AHG for over 20 years.

After a hugely successful career as a Myofascial Release specialist, Christian now specialises in Trauma work after studying the three year Internal Family Systems, psychotherapy model.

Kirsty Cooper

Head of Quality Assurance

Kirsty trained with AHG in 2004, and having specialised in Training and Education, now runs the AHG Training team! 

Kirsty also runs accreditation for various colleges and universities, and as a Health & Safety Officer, played a large part in writing the Covid policies for the Sports Therapy industry.