From 1 April 2018
A practising solicitor, specialising in corporate law, Chris is the founding partner of Schofield Sweeney LLP Solicitors, and a Trustee of the Leeds Hospital Charitable Foundation, now known as Leeds Cares, and a number of other local charities.
Chris was a Non-Executive Director for the Leeds West Clinical Commissioning Group and has strong experience of the NHS.
From April to the end of August Chris chaired the Audit Committee and ceased being a member during December. He was a member of the Quality Committee until the autumn and is now a member of the Building Development Committee. From March 2020 he is an observer of the management committee for Research & Innovation.
Chris became the named Non-Executive Director for Medical Staff in Difficulty as from 1 December 2018 and represents the Trust within the Health and Social Care Board.