Nigel Edwards

Senior Fellow

Nigel is a Senior Fellow at The King's Fund and a Director with the Global Healthcare Group at KPMG LLP. He was Policy Director of the NHS Confederation and has a wealth of experience in health and social care.

As Policy Director, Nigel led the Confederation in developing and influencing health policy on behalf of members and NHS organisations. At the same time he oversaw the Confederation's well-respected policy and communications services and the NHS European Office. He joined the Confederation from his former role as director of the London Health Economics Consortium at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, where he remains an honorary visiting professor.

Nigel is a well-known media commentator, often in the spotlight debating key policy issues. He is currently advising the WHO Regional Office for Europe on the development of a strategy for hospital and healthcare delivery systems.