Claire has joined the Fund as a Visiting Senior Fellow to support our programme of work on integrated care. She will be contributing to both policy and leadership development.
Claire joined from Imperial College NHS Trust where she was Managing Director. There she had responsibility for service delivery, supported the translational research mission of the Academic Health Service Centre and was instrumental in the formation of the integrated care pilot in North West London.
Previously Claire held the role of Chief Executive of University Hospital Lewisham. Prior to this, she also led the creation of the London Patient Choice Project and directed the programme that formed the Nurses and Midwives Council. Claire has also been a commissioner of service as Chief Executive of Bromley Health and, prior to this, held a number of operational, strategic planning and HR posts in the NHS.
Claire is an Adjunct Professor of Health Management and Visiting Fellow at Imperial College Business School. She was awarded an OBE in 1998.