Nick Hulme
Chief executive

As chief executive of Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust and The Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust Nick brings more than 30 years’ NHS experience and an outstanding track record in operational management and leadership.

David White

David was appointed chair of The Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust in November 2015 and was appointed chair of Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust in May 2016. He is the former chief executive of the Suffolk Health Authority.

Neill Moloney
Managing director and deputy chief executive

Neill has extensive experience in management and leadership in the NHS. He was previously director of delivery and director of planning and performance at Barking, Havering and Redbirdge NHS Trust. He has over 20 years of experience in the NHS.

Barbara Buckley
Medical director - clinical strategy

Barbara has been medical director at three previous NHS Trusts and has a wealth of experience leading transformation programmes through extensive clinical engagement. As the former medical director of the Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust, she knows both organisations.

Dr Shane Gordon
Director of integration

Shane is the executive lead for the Partnership at Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust and works closely with clinicians across both hospitals to develop the Partnership’s clinical strategy. He has been a GP in Essex since 2002.

Dawn Scrafield
Director of finance

Dawn has extensive experience working in the NHS and joined Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust as director of finance in February 2015.

Dr Angela Tillett
Medical director, CHUFT

Angela originally trained as a GP and later became a paediatric consultant. Since then she has been the lead clinician for paediatric oncology services and from March 2011 until December 2013, divisional director for women and children's services.

Dr Crawford Jamieson
Medical director, IHT

Dr Crawford Jamieson has been a consultant gastroenterologist at IHT for more than a year, and has nearly 30 years of NHS experience, having previously worked at various London hospitals as well as Norfolk and Norwich Hospital and the James Paget in Gorleston.

Catherine Morgan
Director of nursing

Catherine previously worked at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, King’s Lynn, where she was director of nursing for three years. Prior to that she was deputy director of nursing at The Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust.

Ali Bailey
Director of communications, CHUFT and IHT

Ali was appointed to the joint position of director of communications at both Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust and The Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust in May 2017.