Ross qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Price Waterhouse in Leeds, joining the local NHS as a Finance Manager in 1992. He worked in Plymouth, Hertfordshire and Hampshire in senior financial manager roles until he left the NHS to run his own interim and consultancy service in 2007. Over the last ten years he has worked in a diverse range of NHS organisations, including UCLH, Great Western and Sherwood Forest FTs, as well as Tower Hamlets CCG .
Ross has an MA in History and Archaeology from the University of Winchester, where he is currently studying for a PhD.
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.