Dr Jane Collins became a non-executive director at UCLH in November 2018. She was appointed vice chair in November 2019.

Jane qualified in medicine at Birmingham University and later became a consultant paediatric neurologist at Guy's Hospital. She was appointed chief executive of both Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children and the Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity in 2001. From 2012 until early 2019 she was chief executive of Marie Curie. Jane was on the advisory board of the King’s Fund from 2013 until 2017 before becoming a board member. She was chairman of the London Clinical Senate Council between 2013 and 2018. She is an honorary fellow of UCL and the Institute of Child Health, UCL. Jane chairs the audit committee and is a member of the finance and investment committee, the workforce committee and the remuneration committee.

Declaration of Interests:

  • Co-chair of the Ambitions for the Palliative and End of Life Care group
  • Appointed as a NED and vice chair of the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital from 17 February 2020.