Non Executive Director and Chair of Audit Committee
A Chartered Accountant and experienced Chief Finance Officer and Managing Director. Currently chairman of Social and Local CIC (a strategic marketing agency providing support to the public and third sectors) and a director of The Innovations in Healthcare Gateway Limited (supporting the promotion and exchange of good practice ideas for health and care provision around the world).
Rod also provides consultancy and board advisory support to a number of commercial and social enterprise businesses, primarily operating within the field of healthcare innovation and improvement. Formally CFO and Interim Managing Director at the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement, CFO at the Forensic Science Service Ltd and executive at GlaxoWellcome Plc (now GlaxoSmithKline Plc). Previously Rod was also vice chair of Birmingham and Solihull NHS PCT cluster and Deputy Chair at Solihull Care Trust.