Executive Director portfolios

You can find out more about our Executive Directors' portfolios below.

Executive director portfolios

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Scott Haldane
Interim Chief Executive

Lauren Gable

Lauren Gable
Chief Finance Officer


  • Finance
  • IT
  • Estates
  • Health and safety, including security
  • Emergency planning
Holly Sutherland

Holly Sutherland 
Chief Operating Officer


  • Professional lead for operational workforce
  • Service transformation and improvement
  • Performance and informatics
  • Freedom of Information
Dr Cathy Walsh

Dr Cathy Walsh
Chief Medical Officer


  • Professional lead for medical, psychology and pharmacy workforce
  • Research and innovation
  • Children’s Hospital
  • Clinical effectiveness
  • Clinical innovation
  • Mental health law
Rachel Gomm

Rachel Gomm
Interim Chief Nurse


  • Professional lead for nursing, Allied Health Professionals and support workforce and volunteers
  • Quality and patient safety governance and compliance
  • Legal services and inquests
Stephen Legood

Stephen Legood
Director of People and Business Development


  • People and culture including learning and organisational development.
  • Business and workforce planning
  • Contracting and commercial development


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