Aaron joined University Hospitals Morecambe Bay in January 2014 as the Deputy Chief Executive & Director of Finance. Aaron leads on Finance, Estates, Procurement and IM&T for the Trust but also chairs the Bay Health and Care Partners Delivery Group and is the SRO for Bay Wide IM&T, Procurement and Sustainability Programmes. Bay Health and Care Partners is the body overseeing the development of the Morecambe Bay Accountable Care System as part of the NHS Vanguard programme.
Prior to this, Aaron was the Director of Finance / Deputy Chief Executive of Mid-Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust – a role he was appointed to in June 2012 and prior to that, he was Director of Finance at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (LHCH).
Aaron started his career in the NHS as a National Graduate Trainee in 2000 and has held a number of senior management positions in the finance function before being appointed as one of the countries youngest Directors of Finance at LHCH in August 2008.
Aaron has a keen interest in national policy and procurement and has previously chaired the Foundation Trust Network National Finance Directors’ Forum and the Government Procurement Services (GPS) Customer Board, as well as being a member of the National Procurement Council.
Aaron is speaking at the upcoming Convergence conference in July, please click here for more info and to book your place.