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Nick Sands - Director of Transformation

Nick Sands - Director of Transformation

Nick has served as Deputy Chief Operating Officer since joining the Royal Surrey in 2017.

Before joining the Trust Nick worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers in their healthcare consulting business – supporting strategy and transformation programmes within the UK and Middle East.  Prior to that Nick spent five years at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust where he managed a range of clinical services, including their emergency department.

He spent the early part of his career in the automotive industry working with McLaren and Toyota, learning about how to develop a culture of continuous quality improvement.  Nick has a first degree in Manufacturing Engineering from the University of Loughborough, and an MSc in Healthcare Management from the University of Surrey.

Executive Directors

The Executive Directors are chaired by the CEO and comprises other senior management appointed by the Board. The Executive Directors meet regularly to address matters concerning the Trust, including matters on strategy and operational management, as well as any issues regarding staff or patients.

The Executive Directors regularly speak with patients and staff, listening to their views, ideas and concerns.

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