Simon trained as a nurse and has nearly 25 years’ experience in the NHS and 20 years in the private sector working for IBM, Accenture and Oracle. He brings a powerful mix of clinical, managerial and IT expertise to the Trust. He joined the Trust in June 2015 and is now the Senior Independent Director and is a member of the Quality Committee and chairs the Resource and Performance Committee.
During his NHS career, Simon worked in medical and care of the elderly as a general nurse and, in mental health, worked in adolescent psychiatry and adult crisis intervention. He was previously a Director of Nursing for a trust delivering hospital and community services.