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Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust RGB BLUE

Simon Lloyd

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Acting Chairman

Prof. Joe Harrison

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Chief Executive

John Blakesley

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Deputy Chief Executive

Ian Reckless

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Medical Director

Lisa Knight

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Chief Nurse and Director of Patient Care

Ogechi Emeadi

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Director of Human Resources and Workforce Development

Kate Burke

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Director of Corporate Services

Mike Keech

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Director of Finance

Caroline Hutton

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Director of Operations

Emma Goddard

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Director of Service Development

David Moore

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Senior Independent Director

Tony Nolan

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Non-Executive Director

Andrew Blakeman

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Non-Executive Director

Bob Green

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Non-Executive Director

Parmjit Dhanda

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Non-Executive Director

Made up of executive and non executive members, the Board of Directors has collective responsibility for the performance of the Trust and exercises power on behalf of the Trust.

The Board of Directors is accountable for setting the strategic direction of the Trust, monitoring performance against objectives, ensuring high standards of corporate governance and helping to promote links between the Trust and the local community.

Made up of executive and non executive members, the Board of Directors has collective responsibility for the performance of the Trust and exercises power on behalf of the Trust.

The Board of Directors is accountable for setting the strategic direction of the Trust, monitoring performance against objectives, ensuring high standards of corporate governance and helping to promote links between the Trust and the local community.

Parmjit Dhanda

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Non-executive Director

Appointed: March 2017

Mike Keech

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Director of Finance

Appointed: January 2017

 

Sophia Aldridge

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Director of Finance

Appointed: January 2016

Sophia is a qualified CIMA accountant, with 15 years post qualification experience.  Her experience spans across both industry and public sectors. Sophia has been at MKUH for 7 years, previously in the role of Deputy Director of Finance and also as interim Director of Corporate Affairs.

She is committed to staff development and the application of financial and corporate governance.

Andrew Blakeman

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Non-executive Director

Appointed: April 2016

Andrew joined the trust in February 2016 for a three year period. Andrew is a Chartered Accountant and has worked for BP for over 20 years in a variety of senior financial roles, most recently as Chief Financial Officer for BP’s UK petrol station business. He was a non-executive director on the board of NHS Blood & Transplant from 2008 to 2016 and was the Chair of the Governance and Audit Committee, which covered audit, risk, quality and clinical governance.  He also sits on the Quality and Clinical Governance Committee of Public Health England.

Andrew is committed to ensuring patients are cared for safely and compassionately, that risks are identified and managed and the Trust’s objectives are achieved.

Dr Ian Reckless

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Medical Director - BSc, MBBS, MBA, FRCP

Appointed: April 2016

Dr Reckless, BSc MBBS MBA FRCP, qualified from St George's Hospital Medical School, London and undertook postgraduate training in the Oxford region. He worked as Special Adviser to the Healthcare Commission in 2004, and was Special Assistant to the Chief Medical Officer in 2005-06. Dr Reckless was appointed Consultant Physician and Senior NIHR Research Fellow at the Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust in 2007. He held the roles of Associate Medical Director (Quality) and Clinical Director, Neurosciences.

Dr Reckless took up post as Medical Director at Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in April 2016.

Dr Reckless continues to undertake clinical work both at Milton Keynes and in Oxford where he remains Honorary Consultant Stroke Physician / Senior Clinical Lecturer at the John Radcliffe Hospital. He contributes to the work of the Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group (as secondary care doctor on the Governing Body). Dr Reckless has a particular interest in postgraduate education, having previously served as Training Programme Director, and has authored books on general medicine, and the interface between medicine and the law.