Panel Members

Dr Jonathan Steel

MBChB MRCGP FRCP


GP leader with national, board, commercial and political experience. Jonathan brings highly developed facilitation skills, thought leadership and deep health and care strategy
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Dr Alex Mayor

BSc MBBS MRCP FRCA


Alex has worked in the acute NHS sector since qualifying in Medicine in 1986. He was appointed as a Consultant Anaesthetist with a subspecialist interest in Paediatric Anaesthesia
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Dr Phil Koczan

MBBS FRCGP


Phil is a clinical associate and has been a senior GP partner in a large practice for 21 years. He also has a long clinical informatics
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Dr David Shortland

MB ChB MD, DCH, FRCP, FRCPH


David brings extensive experience of children’s services design and quality standards. He is a Paediatrician and former Vice President of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
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Dr John James

MBChB DRCOG DCH FRCGP Cert Med Ed


John is a practicing GP partner with 32 years experience, and Clinical Chair of South East Staffordshire Clinical Commissioning Group
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Dr David Colin-Thome

OBE, M.B.B.S., FRCGP, FFPH, FFGDP (Honorary), FRCP, FQNI


David is a nationally renowned GP having served as the National Clinical Director for Primary Care at the Department of Health. He brings huge experience of primary care quality
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Dr Gary Francis

MB BS FRCA MBA MSc


Gary brings more than 17 years experience as a consultant anaesthetist, specialising in neuroanaesthesia and intensive care. He is an inspirational clinical leader as an Acute Foundation
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Dr Mike Sadler

MSc MBBS MRCGP FFPHM


Mike is a former GP and Public Health Doctor, and brings extensive experience of clinical leadership and management in both provider and commissioner settings, with a track record of clinical leadership
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Dr Tim Ojo

MSc MBBS MBA FinstLM FRCPsych


Tim is a senior clinician, an experienced coach, accredited mediator, trainer and consultant. He has a background in psychiatry and medical management Read more…

Dr Ashish Dwivedi

MSc MBBS MHA


Ashish is a self-driven senior executive with extensive experience (both national and international) in healthcare across a range of roles; leadership, strategic
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Dr Rifat Malik

Bsc, MBBS, MSc, FRCP


Rifat has worked as an NHS teaching hospital consultant diabetologist for over ten years. Rifat’s clinical work covers the spectrum of primary, community and secondary care
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Dr Thoreya Swage

MBBS


Thoreya has eleven years experience in the NHS both as a clinician (psychiatry) and a senior manager in various NHS purchasing organisations covering the acute sector
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Dr DJ Hamblin-Brown

MA  BMedSci BM BS MCEM


DJ has many years experience as an external advisor and combines his clinical practice as a Consultant in Emergency Medicine with his advisory work. He is also a clinical advisor
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Professor Geoff Gill

MA MSc MD PhD FRCP


Professor Geoff Gill is a Consultant Physician (Diabetes/Endocrinology/General Medicine) at Aintree University Hospital in north Liverpool, and Emeritus Professor of International Medicine
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Dr Paul Husselbee

MBBS MRCGP DRCOG


Paul has been a practising GP partner in Leigh-on-Sea for the past 24 years. During that time he has set up several medical related businesses including a clinical trials company
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Dr Ed Cardiff

MBBS, MSc, BA (Hons)


Ed has a unique skillset that enables him to navigate the clinical, technical and commercial worlds. He is passionate about technology, data and the opportunity to transform healthcare
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Dr Robin Cordell

MBA MRCGP FFOM


Robin is an occupational physician and the President of the Society of Occupational Medicine. In addition to his clinical work, mainly concerned with promoting health
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Derek Bickerstaff

MD FRCS FRCSEd FFSEM


Derek has been working as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Sheffield since 1993. In 2000 launched the One Health Group which is an organisation providing secondary
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Professor Tim Hendra

BSc MB BCh MD FRCP


Professor Tim Hendra qualified as a Geriatrician, is a former Acute Trust Medical Director and Honorary Professor in the Faculty of health and wellbeing at Sheffield Hallam University
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Sally Bassett RN

M.Sc. (Lond), M.Sc. (Oxon)


A leader and professional nurse with extensive senior experience in the health sector and Professional Advisory Services
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Peter Goodfellow

MB ChB FRCSI FRCS


Peter is a consultant general, colorectal and laparoscopic surgeon and former associate Clinical Director at an Acute Trust. He leads the surgical Division at One Health Group
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Professor Rosalind Raine

BSc, MBBS, MSc, PhD, FFPH


Rosalind is Director of NIHR ARC North Thames: Europe’s largest partnership of world leading applied health and care researchers
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Dr Nikki Cordell

MB ChB MSc MRCGP FFOM


Dr Nicola (Nikki) Cordell is an experienced consultant occupational physician employed by the long established charity Corporate Health since Feb 2014
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Mandeep Butt

MRPharmS MSc


Mandeep has extensive experience in the NHS from frontline clinician (primary, community and secondary care) culminating in a senior management role
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Dr Rajai Ahmed

MD FRCP


Rajai is a senior interventional cardiologist working in Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals since 1994. He is cardiology Clinical Director for the West Midland’s largest PCI
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Iain Corran

BDS LL.B MA PgCert


Iain graduated as a dentist from the University of Liverpool in 1980. He obtained a LL.B and M.A.(Healthcare Law and Ethics) and worked as a dental legal adviser and obtained
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Kerry Bott

RGN


Kerry is a nurse with more than 30 years experience in the NHS, working in community services. She was the executive nurse director at Bromley Health and has led significant
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Dr Tom Foley

BSc, MPhil, MBBS MRCPsych


Tom is a psychiatrist, academic and ex-software engineer with over a decade of experience as a management consultant, spanning policy development, implementation and evaluation
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Dr Geoff Watson

MB BS, DA, DipMEd, FRCA


Geoff is a consultant Anaesthetist specialising in Intensive Care and has worked in the NHS for 25 years and in Winchester for 13 years. Having always taken
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Dr Shirani Rajapaksa

Bsc(Hons) MBChB MRCP


Shirani is a global and NHS healthcare expert with six years of management consulting experience in public and private sector environments. This has included both developing
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Dr Katie Armstrong

MBBS MRCGP DFFP DCH


Katie is a GP in Sussex with over 15 years of primary care experience. She was the Accountable Officer of Coastal West Sussex CCG for 6 years
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Dr David H Richmond

MD BSc FRCOG FFMLM


David is a uro-gynaecologist and immediate Past President of the RCOG. He has a strong track record of clinical leadership with a focus on clinical quality
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Dr Anthony Falconer

OBE, MB ChB, FRCOG, FRCP(E), DM


Tony is the immediate past president of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, whilst the senior Vice President he developed extensive international links
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Professor William Burr

MB ChB, FRCP, FRCPE, MD


Bill has extensive experience in Medical Education and Training having served as Associate Medical Director at the Department of Health and as the Medical Director
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Dr Jane Povey

MBBS DFFP DRCOG


Jane has worked as a GP in Shropshire for 20 years, combining clinical work with medical leadership and management locally and nationally
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Dr Thomas Millard

MBBS PhD FRCP


Dr Thomas Millard is a consultant dermatologist at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, appointed in 2004
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Dr George Brighton

BSc MBBS


George qualified as a Doctor in 2007 and has spent the last eight years working and training across all Trusts in the South West in Orthopaedics and A&E
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Dr Ken Aswani

MBBS FRCGP MBE


Ken has been a GP partner in large innovative teaching practice for over 25 years in Leytonstone, Waltham Forest a short distance
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Vanessa Lane



Vanessa is a registered pharmacist with significant NHS experience, including 17 years working both in the frontline and at Associate Director level
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Professor Sir Alan Craft

MBBS MD FRCP FRCPCH FFPHM FMedSci


Alan was a paediatrician for 35 years based in North Tyneside and the Newcastle Hospitals. He specialised in paediatric oncology as well
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Professor Chris Rudge

CBE FRCS


Professor Chris Rudge was appointed Consultant Transplant Surgeon at Guy’s and King’s College Hospitals in 1981. He went he went on to be Director of Transplantation at The Royal London Read more…

Dr Christopher Hill

MBChB(hons), FRCEM, MRCS(Ed), FIMC(Ed)


Chris is a consultant in Emergency Medicine and Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine and has become one of the first to complete the extensive subspecialty accreditation process Read more…

Dr Charles Peebles

MBBS MRCP FRCR


Charles is the Clinical Director of Radiology at the University Hospital of Southampton, one of the largest tertiary imaging departments in the UK Read more…

Dr William Lumb

MBBS MRCGP FFCI


William for the past year has been Clinical Director of Integrated Community Services in Morecambe Bay with 900 staff (£30M budget) providing a broad range of clinical, nursing and therapy services Read more…

Mr Philip Britton

MD FRCS


Philip works as an independent management consultant and is a Clinical Associate with Clinical Panel. By background he is a Consultant Urological Surgeon Read more…

Dr Riaz Jetha

BSc MB BS MBA FRCGP


Riaz has been a practicing GP since 2000, drawing on his patient facing experiences to develop a successful portfolio of activities around improving the quality and experience Read more…

Dr Nick Kennedy

MB BS FRCA FFICM


Nick has 18 years experience as a Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care in Taunton, Somerset. He has been involved in Commissioning since 2013 Read more…

Dr Paul Batchelor

BDS DDPH(RCS) MCDH MFPH PhD FFGDP FDS FFPHM


Paul qualified from Liverpool working in a number of primary dental care posts prior to taking up the post of lecturer at the London Hospital. He then moved to King’s College and onto UCL Read more…