North East & Yorkshire Value Maker Network

What’s on within your region?

In the North East & Yorkshire we have around 598 value makers. This network shares ideas and supports each other through a variety of national, system and organisational events.

Meeting dates for 2024

  • Wednesday 22nd May, 11:00 – 13:00
  • Thursday 12th September, 14:00 – 16:00
  • Wednesday 13th November, 14:00 – 16:00

Once the agenda is confirmed you can book to attend the next meeting here

If you have missed any of the meetings you can access all recordings through our Youtube channel

North East & Yorkshire leads forum

  • Amy Denning, Assistant Director of Finance, Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust
  • Natalie Caphane, Head of Finance, Humber and North Yorkshire ICB
  • Jenny Harcourt, Senior Financial Accountant, Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
  • Nigel Booth, Skills Development – Y&H, Skills Development Network
  • Mark Songhurst, Information Analyst, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Ekanem Kofikpeme, Finance Business Partner, NHS England
  • Rachel Wrightson, Head of Finance – Corporate, Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Simon Hosey, Head of Financial Accounting and Control, Mid Yorkshire Teaching NHS Trust

The leads forum works together to shape the regional meetings and promote the Value Maker Network. If you are interested in getting involved with the forum then please contact

Meet your lead

Natalie Caphane, Acting Place Deputy Director of Finance

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