Chief Executive - Chelsea & Westminster Hospital
Chris joined CW+ as Chief Executive in July 2016 and leads the charity to raise funds to provide new facilities, deliver our unique arts and health programme, and identify and embed next generation systems and technologies to support patients and staff. Over the last four years, CW+ has seen a fourfold growth in income – delivering major campaigns to create new intensive care, neonatal and maternity facilities at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and launching multiple new initiatives including the CW Innovation joint-venture programme. In addition to his charity role, Chris is strategic communications lead at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and sits as a member of the Foundation Trust Board.
Prior to CW+, Chris was Head of Major Gifts at the University of Cambridge and spent over ten years at Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity. Chris is currently a Trustee of Newlife - The Charity for Disabled Children, holds a number of mentoring roles and sits on grants committees at the National Institute for Health Research.