Board of Directors 

Our Board of Directors comprises 16 statutory members including the chairman and chief executive of the trust. The Board sets the overall policy and strategic direction for the Trust, approves and monitors University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)’s business plans, budgets and major capital expenditure, and monitors performance against objectives. Board members also sit on committees such as the remuneration committee and audit committee.

Click here to view the register of board members.

The Board’s responsibilities

As the Board of a public service body, the Board meets regularly, retains full and effective control over the organisation and monitors the executive management of the Trust.

Board members have corporate responsibility for:

  • establishing the strategic direction of the Trust, within the policy and funding framework laid down by Parliament
  • defining annual and longer-term objectives and agreeing plans to achieve them
  • overseeing the delivery of planned results by monitoring performance against agreed objectives and targets, ensuring corrective action is taken when necessary
  • establishing an effective system of corporate governance
  • safeguarding the public reputation of the Trust
  • supporting internal and external communications and to participate in meetings with other external organisations.

 

 Quick links

 Richard Murley - chairman

Richard Murley

 Sir Robert Naylor - chief executive

Sir Robert Naylor