The London Finance Leadership Board is responsible for designing and implementing operational plans to enable the regional delivery of the National Strategy and EDI plan  

The board consists of senior finance leaders with representation from each of the ICSs, delivery partners, and the four One NHS Finance national programme leads. The board ensure the successful roll out of the national programmes, agree local development priorities, embed a culture of inclusive talent management throughout all organisations, and ensuring training and development needs are met across the region.

The group is chaired by Hannah Witty, Chief Financial Officer at Central & North West London NHS FT. Other members include:

  • Karen Chummun, Head of Talent, NHS Leadership Academy
  • Steve Collins, NHS North East London Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Charlie Dolan, Programme Manager – London Academy, One NHS Finance
  • Sarah Dixon, NHS England and NHS Improvement
  • Camilla Godfrey, Head of Programmes, One NHS Finance
  • Jenny Greenshields. Deputy Chief Financial Officer, North West London ICB
  • Gus Heafield, Director of Finance, South London and Maudsley NHS FT
  • Helen Jameson, Chief Finance Officer, South West London ICS
  • Ann Johnson, NHS England and NHS Improvement
  • Sotiris Kyriacou, Head of the London Skills Development Network
  • Norman Mclean, Deputy Director of Finance, Lewisham Hospital
  • Caroline Owusu-Bennoah, Chief Financial Officer, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust
  • Elisa Paolacci, Project Manager, Skills Development Network
  • Kerstin Parker, NHS England and NHS Improvement
  • Bimal Patel, Chief Finance Officer, North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust
  • Yarlini Roberts, Chief Finance Officer, Kingston CCGs
  • Jazz Thind, Chief Financial Officer, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
  • Hardev Virdee, Group Chief Financial Officer, Barts Health NHS Trust
  • Laragh Walton, Director of Strategic Finance, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
  • Phill Wells, Chief Finance Officer, North Central London Integrated Care Board