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Professor Gary A Ford CBE, FMedSci

Professor Gary A Ford CBE was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Oxford AHSN in 2013. He is also Vice Chair of the national AHSN Network. Gary has led the adoption of innovation in stroke care for many years. He remains a practising clinician as a consultant stroke physician at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation […]

Nigel Keen

Nigel Keen chairs the Oxford AHSN Board, Partnership Board and Partnership Council. He is also Chairman of Syncona Partners, a company funded by The Wellcome Trust which was founded in 2012 and operates as an evergreen investment company, taking an active role in identifying, supporting and developing technologies with the potential significantly to impact the […]

Peter Ellingworth

Peter leads the Association of British HealthTech Industries (ABHI), representing medtech, diagnostics and digital health companies. ABHI advocates industry’s needs at senior government level, supports UK market access, informs on commercial matters, provides regulatory advice, promotes ethical compliance and develops international trade opportunities for SMEs. Representing industry across government, Peter currently sits on the Secretary […]

Simon Greenstreet

Simon has more than 25 years’ experience leading communications and government affairs in large, complex, global businesses. He is currently Head of Communications (UK/Ireland) for Bayer plc, a position he has held since 2012. He has a particular focus on business partnering. Simon has previously worked for PwC, Eversheds and Pinsents. He was also seconded to […]

Fiona Wise

Fiona is Executive Chair of the Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire West Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (BOB STP). She is an experienced NHS leader who has been operating at Board level as a Chief Executive for over 20 years, working in acute, mental health, learning difficulties and community services. She has been in her current post […]

Dr Paul Durrands

Paul joined Oxford AHSN in 2013. He has oversight of all its activities with a particular focus on governance, business planning and work with Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships. ​ Paul has an extensive commercial background, with international experience of licensing, contracting and mergers and acquisitions​. He has also been a director of two local life sciences companies […]

Tracey Marriott

Tracey joined the Oxford AHSN in 2013​. She heads Oxford AHSN’s work to identify and implement evidence-based clinical innovation​. She is a transformational change professional with extensive experience (including in the NHS) delivering complex programmes at a regional, national and international level. Tracey leads partnerships across Europe linking with academic and health partners through the European Institute of Innovation […]

Katherine Edwards

Katherine is an experienced midwife who has worked in a variety of clinical, management and research roles over the last 20 years. Katherine joined Oxford AHSN in 2014. Most recently she managed the Maternity Clinical Network, successfully leading complex region-wide quality improvement projects to reduce unwarranted variation, improve patient experience and address key patient safety concerns. […]

Julie Hart

Julie has been working in the diagnostics and life sciences industries for over 25 years. She works with industry to develop new diagnostic and precision medicine solutions that meet the unmet needs of the NHS and helps develop the evidence base to support existing technologies and accelerate their adoption. Julie works to promote wider adoption […]

Dr Siân Rees

Siân leads the Oxford AHSN Patient and Public Involvement, Engagement and Experience theme, working across the region with colleagues in NHS trusts, NHS England, Health Education England Thames Valley and the Oxford CLAHRC. Siân also carries out research on experiences of health and healthcare at the University of Oxford. She is an Associate Fellow at Green […]

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