Richard Murray

Director of Policy

Richard leads the policy team and his responsibilities at the Fund include overseeing the policy work programme and contributing to the wider work of the Fund, particularly to understand the key challenges and opportunities facing health and care.

Before joining the Fund in January 2014, Richard was chief analyst at NHS England and had held a number of roles at the Department of Health, including senior economic adviser, director of strategy, director of financial planning and chief analyst, and director of finance, quality, strategy and analysis.

Richard initially trained as an economist and spent five years in academia before joining the Department of Health as an economic adviser. Following this he spent four years as a health care specialist at McKinsey & Co.

Selected work

Quarterly Monitoring Report
1 Jun 2017 | Article
Review of the evidence
22 May 2017 | Publication
Quarterly Monitoring Report
2 Mar 2017 | Article
17 Feb 2017 | Blog
28 Jan 2017 | Blog
Quarterly Monitoring Report
16 Nov 2016 | Article
Quarterly Monitoring Report
8 Sep 2016 | Article
11 Jul 2016 | Publication
23 Jul 2015 | Article
A Transformation Fund for the NHS
22 Jul 2015 | Publication
Aligning policies with the plan
18 Feb 2015 | Publication
What causes it and how best to manage it
9 Oct 2014 | Publication
A plan of action for London
25 Sep 2014 | Publication
Experience from the front line
1 May 2014 | Publication
16 Apr 2014 | Blog
15 Apr 2014 | Blog