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Members of the Trust Board

Meet our Trust board. 

Craig Black, executive director of resourcesCraig Black

Interim Chief executive

Previous experience:

  • Executive director of resources at West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust and Deputy CEO
  • Former director of commissioning, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Former deputy director of finance, Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust

Qualifications:

  • BA (Hons) Economics, University of Leeds
  • Program for leadership development, Harvard Business School

PaulMolyneux
Dr Paul Molyneux

Medical director

Experience:

  • Consultant in neurology at West Suffolk and Cambridge University Hospitals
  • Former clinical director for specialist medicine at West Suffolk Hospital
  • Former secondary care specialist, North East Essex CCG 

Qualifications:

  • BSc in clinical pharmacology, University of London 
  • MBBS, United Medical and Dental Schools, London 
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London
  • MD from University of London
  • Advanced diploma in clinical hypnosis, stress management and communication skills, Birmingham City University

Sue Wilkinson, WSFT's chief nurse resizedSue Wilkinson

Chief nurse

Experience:

  • Clinical nurse specialist – colorectal surgery
  • Divisional head of nursing – surgery at Cambridge University Hospitals
  • Assistant director of nursing – Cambridge University Hospitals
  • Deputy director of nursing East and North Hertfordshire acute trust

Qualifications:

  • Registered nurse
  • BSc health care studies – including advanced practice and non medical prescribing.
  • MSc – health care management and leadership

Nicola CottingtonNicola Cottington

Chief operating officer

Experience:

  • Deputy Chief Operating officer at James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Associate Director of Operations roles at West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust and Mid Essex Hospital Trust
  • Assistant Director roles at Suffolk Community Healthcare and Bromley Healthcare

Qualifications:

  • NHS Leadership Academy Award in Executive Healthcare Leadership (Nye Bevan programme)
  • MSc Innovation and Leadership in Health and Social care
  • BSc (Hons) Nursing (Registered Nurse)

 


Nick MacdonaldNick Macdonald

Executive director of resources 

Current experience: 

  • A director of the Collaborative Procurement Partnership

Previous experience:

  • Former Deputy Director of Finance, West Suffolk Hospital N HS FT
  • Former Head of Financial Management, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Qualifications:

  • FCCA (Fellow of the Associate of Chartered Certified Accountants)
  • Strategic Financial Leadership Programme (CASS Business School)

 



Jeremy OverJeremy Over

Executive director of workforce and communications

Experience:

  • Former chair, NHS Employers medical workforce forum
  • Former director of workforce, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Twenty years within people management and development roles in the NHS
  • Has held executive roles since 2014 at the University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Qualifications:

  • BSc (Hons) Geography 
  • Postgraduate diploma in human resource management
  • Fellow, chartered institute of personnel and development
  • NHS Leadership Academy Nye Bevan programme

Jude Chin

Jude Chin

Chair

Current experience:

  • Chair, The Schools Network
  • Vice chair, Academies Enterprise Trust
  • Vice chair, Seckford Foundation

Previous experience:

  • Vice chair, Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust
  • Partner, KPMG

Additional responsibilities

  • Chair, improvement committee
  • Member, remuneration committee
  • Member, charitable funds committee

Alan Rose, non executive directorAlan Rose

Non-executive director

Current experience:

  • Board member, Anglia Ruskin University 

Previous experience:

  • Royal Dutch Shell, various marketing and logistics roles (8 years)
  • Booz Allen & Hamilton (strategy consultants), partner in USA and UK (12 years)
  • York Teaching Hospital Foundation Trust - NED and chairman (9 years)
  • Colchester Hospital University Foundation Trust - chairman 

Qualifications:

  • B.Commerce, University of Edinburgh 
  • MBA, Columbia University

Responsibilities:

  • Deputy chair
  • Chair, involvement committee
  • Chair, remuneration committee
  • Member, audit committee
  • Member, charitable funds committee
  • Member, clinical excellence and discretionary awards committee

Richard Davies, non executive directorDr Richard Davies

Non-executive director

Current experience:

  • Senior independent director 
  • General Practitioner since 1992
  • Sub Dean, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine

Previous experience:

  • Director of GP Studies, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine

Qualifications:

  • BMBCh, MA, MSc, MRCP, AHEA

Responsibilities:

  • Senior independent Director
  • Board freedom to speak up guardian 
  • Maternity and neonatal safety champion 
  • Chair, insight committee
  • Member, future system board 
  • Member, remuneration committee
  • Member, audit committee
  • Member, charitable funds committee 

Chris LawrenceChris Lawrence

Non-executive director

Current experience:

  • Chairman, University of East Anglia Staff Superannuation Scheme
  • Independent trustee, Lambeth Conference Company
  • Chairman, The Horstead Centre
  • Partner, Cavick House Consultancy

Previous experience:

  • Chairman, Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
  • Managing director, London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Director, Credit Commercial de France
  • Assistant director, N M Rothschild
  • Assistant vice president, Citicorp international

Qualifications:

  • BA (Hons) Spanish and Portuguese

Responsibilities:

  • Chair, audit committee 
  • Chair, charitable funds committee
  • Member, future systems board
  • Member, red risk oversight committee
  • Member, remuneration committee

IMG_6836Louisa Pepper

Non-executive director

Previous experience:

  • Assistant chief constable protective services and justice
  • Head of criminal justice
  • Local policing commander Ipswich

Qualifications:

  • CMI level 7 in strategic management and leadership

Responsibilities

  • Member, remuneration committee
  • Member, audit committee
  • Member, charitable funds committee
  • Lead for pathology services