Director of Strategy, Planning and Partnerships
Area of responsibility
Stuart is responsible for the development of Trust Strategy, leading the Planning Framework, developing greater Partnership working and for Business and Commercial Development.
Finance, Performance and Digital Committee and Sustainability Committee
B.A. (Hons) Accounting and Finance, Open University/Institute of Leadership and Management Certificate in Health Service Management
Background / Profile
Stuart was appointed as Director of Strategy, Planning and Partnerships in October 2018, having previously worked for 10 years at the Trust as the Head of Planning and Performance focused on Annual Planning, regulatory performance and contract negotiation and management.
Before joining the Trust, Stuart was the Assistant Director of Performance Management at Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust with a responsibility for establishing a Performance Management Unit that supported Local Delivery Plans. During this time he took an opportunity to work on operational management projects, including establishing the process for the direct booking of operations and appointments with patients at the point of referral.