Executive Director of Resources/Deputy CEO, NHS Improvement
Bob is the Executive Director of Resources at NHS Improvement, having previously been Director of Finance for the NHS Trust Development Authority, and prior to that Finance Director of NHS South of England cluster as part of the health reforms transition.
Bob was Director of NHS Finance at the Department of Health from 2007 until 2011. There he led on NHS Financial policy and performance as well as being responsible for the national tariff programme and finance issues underpinning the Health Reform Programme. Bob was a Strategic Health Authority (SHA) Finance Director from 2002 to 2007, first with Kent and Medway SHA then with South East Coast SHA.
Prior to this Bob held finance director positions in both the private and public sectors.
He is CIPFA qualified and is currently a co-opted CIPFA Council member.