Associate Director for Transformation and Innovation
West of England AHSN
Following a career in financial services David joined the NHS in 2009. Following roles leading service improvement and transformation across two acute trusts he joined the AHSN in 2014.
David works across the whole organisation directing a large and complex portfolio of innovation and transformation programmes and projects, with a particular focus on digital and AI. Dave is one of the longest serving members of the AHSN team having undertaken a number of different roles in the organisation.
“‘The mind is like a parachute, best used when it is open!’ That’s how the AHSN leads and supports the adoption/adaption and spread of innovation and improvement across the region. We want to learn from others and share our expertise to help colleagues deliver better and safer care. Being ahead of the curve, collaboration and team work are critical – and always more effective with an open mind.”