Richard is the executive director with responsibility for the CCG’s day to day running and operations, organisational performance, corporate governance, communications, patient and public involvement and stakeholder engagement. He is also the Lead Director for emergency planning, resilience and response and he oversees corporate services such as HR and legal.
Previously he was Associate Director of Communications and Engagement for the Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland PCT Cluster and Assistant Director of Communications, Engagement and Customer Services for NHS Leicester City Primary Care Trust.
Prior to joining the NHS in 2008, Richard’s career spanned marketing and communications roles both in-house and in various consultancies. This included working on products and issues as diverse as the licensed trade, hotels, motorsport, renewable energy, public transport and urban regeneration. Committed to delivering results that return tangible benefit, Richard has led many award-winning teams and projects, some which have received international as well as domestic recognition.