Director of Finance
From July 2017
Simon joined the Trust from Bolton NHS Foundation Trust, where he was Director of Finance from 2013 and Deputy Chief Executive.
He was awarded the HFMA’s Finance Director of the Year in 2015, recognising his contribution to the successful turnaround of the financial position at Bolton. He left Bolton in a strong financial position.
Prior to this he held roles at the Yorkshire Ambulance Service, including one year as acting Chief Executive, South Huddersfield Primary Care Trust and South London Healthcare NHS Trust.
Simon started his NHS career as a trainee accountant at the Leeds General Infirmary in 1988.