Conference Speakers

The following speakers have been confirmed as taking part in the conference at Healthcare Estates 2018:

Keynote Speakers

Strategy & Leadership

Engineering & Estate Management

Planning, Design and Construction

Nigel Owens

Retired, International Rugby Referee

Richard Murray


AA Projects

Philippa Grant

Director of Energy & Sustainable Development


David Moss

Managing Director

AGH Solutions (Airedale General Hospital)

Jamie Hillier



John Handscomb



Ian Strangward

Managing Director

Architectural Wallsz (International) ltd

Anne Symonds

Healthcare Planner and

Bartlett School of Sustainable Construction

Professor Grant Mills

Professor of Healthcare Infrastructure Delivery and Faculty Lead for Health

Bartlett School of Sustainable Construction, University College London

George McCracken

Head of Risk & Environment

Belfast NHS Trust

Neil Reed



Neil McElduff

Estates Programme Director

Birmingham and Solihull ICS

David Melbourne

Chief Executive

Birmingham and Solihull Integrated Care Board

Paul Robinson

General Manager

Bouygues Energies & Services

Simon Hayman

Regional Director

Bouygues Energies & Services

Emma Clarke

Energy, Waste and Sustainability Manager

Bradford District Care NHS Trust

Graeme Hall

CEO and Chair

Brandon Medical

Dr Shaun Fitzgerald

Director of Research, Centre for Climate Repair

Cambridge University

Ian Daccus

Estates and Facilities Strategic Partnership Director


Charles Everard

Architect and Client Delivery Director


Andy Foster

Business Development Director


Stephen Lowndes

Technical Director


Tom Wright


Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust

Karen Spooner

Programme Director

Central London Community Healthcare Trust

Phil Bryant

Head of Public Sector Sales

Centrica Business Solutions

Dave Sweeney

Executive Director

Cheshire and Merseyside Health Care Partnership

Becky Jones

Head of Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability

Cheshire and Merseyside Health Care Partnership

Wayne Carr

Director of Estates

CHoICE Facilities Services

Julian Humphreys

Programme Manager

Community Health Partnerships

Malcolm Twite

Executive Director of Property and Operations

Community Health Partnerships

Martin Clark

Director of Healthcare Advisory Services

Currie & Brown

Fabia Glassman

Director, Healthcare Advisory team

Currie & Brown

Jade Metcalfe

Senior Consultant

Currie & Brown

Andy McFarlane



Jim Pierce

Development Director

Darwin Group

Geoff Neild

Programme Director

Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Andy Harrison

Senior Responsible Officer

Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Nick Richards

Project Officer and Lived Patient Experience Lead

Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Sifo Dlamini

Clinical Project Manager

Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Becki Priest

Deputy Director of Practice and Transformation

Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Nick Hulme

Chief Executive

East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust

Chris Hodgson

Director of Estates and Facilities

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust

John Thatcher


Eastwood Park Limited

Linsey Temple


Eastwood Park Limited

Paul Wheldon

Authorising Engineer

EMCOR Group (UK) plc.

Lucy Rowe

Young Persons and Diversity Lead

Estates and Facilities Commercial Directorate NHS England

Jonathan Erskine

Executive Director

European Health Property Network

Alison Hitchcock


From Me to You

Gary Naylor

Managing Director

GB Partnerships

Ben King

Head of Estates Operations

Gloucestershire Health & Care NHS Foundation Trust

Keith Hamer

Managing Director

Gloucestershire Managed Services Ltd

Elaine Cloutman-Green

Consultant Clinical Scientist in Infection Prevention and Control

Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Gillian Brown

Estates Sustainability Manager

Hampshire Hospitals Foundation Trust

Dr Matt Shepherd

Clinical Lead for IT and Deputy Chief Operating Officer

Harrogate & District NHS Foundation Trust

Rebecca Bridger


Hatching Ideas

Sir David Behan


Health Education England

Jennifer Stone

Apprenticeship Relationship Manager

Health Education England

Fay Lane

Apprenticeship Relationship Manager

Health Education England

Michael Wright


Hill Dickinson

Chris Waine


Hive Projects

Ben Barker


Hoare Lea

Sonia Rafferty

Service Manager  – Whitby Hospital & Community Services

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust

Paul Harris

Chair of Electrical Technical Platform


Paul Fenton



Pete Sellars

CEO and Past President


Alison Ryan

President Elect


Ian Hinitt

Past President


Andrew Poplett

Chair Ventilation Technical Platform


Duane Passman

Joint Chair, Diversity & Inclusion Group


Paul Mercer

Chair SEM Technical Platform


Adrian Eggleton

Conference Committee Member


James Chadwick

Council Member & Chair of East Midland Branch


Claire Hennessey

Chair Conference Committee


Paul Nolan

Chair of the AE(W) Board


Martyn Jeffery

Council Member


Kim Shelley

Joint Chair, Diversity & Inclusion Working Group


Duncan Sissons

SEM Technical Platform Member


Phil Wade

Chair West Midlands Branch


David Whiteley

Conference Committee Member


Steven Palmer

Membership and Registration Committee Member


Simon Adamson

Chair Yorkshire Branch


Mark Williams

Council Member


Jerry Slann

Director of Authorising Engineers


Colin Hamilton

Sector Director - Health


Jim Hackett

Programme Director, Strategic Estates: New Hospital Programme

James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Will Brown

Assistant Director of Strategy and Transformation


Eric Munro

CEF Director, Department of Capital, Estates and Facilities

King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Angela Clarke

Associate Director for Capital Development

Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Paul Fitzpatrick

Director of Estates & Facilites

Liverpool Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Paul Holt

Director of Health and Public Sector

MAC Construction Consultants

Rachel O’Donnell

Consult Lead for Retrofit


Councillor Tracey Rawlins

Executive Member for Environment & Transport

Manchester City Council

Michelle Humphreys

Director of Strategic Projects

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

Alan Sharp

Chief Executive Officer

Mater Misericordiae University Hospital

Lianne Knotts


Medical Architecture

Mark Nugent

Associate Director

Medical Architecture

Michelle Evans

Associate Director - Capital

Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Eddie McLaughlan

Assistant Director (Engineering, Environment and Decontamination) NHS Scotland Assure

Monklands Replacement Project Team NHS Lanarkshire

Caroline Finlay

Chief Operating Officer

MTS Health

Dr John Sandham

Executive Advisor

MTS Health

Andrew Frost

Director of Technical Services

MTS Health Ltd

Ruth Strickland

Chief Operating Officer

MTS Health Ltd

Saurabh Bhandari

Programme Director

New Hospital Programme

Natalie Forrest

Senior Responsible Owner

New Hospital Programme

Thomas Rutherford

Senior Specialist Engineering Manager

Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospital Trust

Simon Yeo

BSW Assistant Director of Estates

NHS Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire Integrated Care Board

Simon Corben

Director and Head of Profession of NHS Estates and Facilities

NHS England Commercial Directorate

Matt Ward

National Strategy Lead

NHS England Commercial Directorate

Jo Dolby

National Capital and Commercial Lead

NHS England Commercial Directorate

Fiona Daly

Deputy Director of Estates

NHS England Commercial Directorate

Simon Corben

Director and Head of Profession

NHS Estates & Facilities, NHS England

Julie Critchley

Director of NHS Scotland Assure, Procurement Commissioning and Facilities

NHS National Services Scotland

Sir Julian Hartley

Chief Executive

NHS Providers

Stuart Douglas

Director Specialist Estates Services

NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership

Helen Sturdy

Head of Procurement Framework & Construction Lead


Chris King

Principal Strategic Asset Manager


Kieren Beech

Senior Estates Manager

North Manchester General Hospital

Gary McKendrick


Omega Asbestos Consulting

Jason Whittal


ONE Creative

Abz Randera


ONE Creative environments (ONE)

Abz Randera

Architect and Associate Director

ONE Creative environments (ONE)

Peter Kelly


Pharmafilter Group Holdings

Natalie Muenier

National Business Development Director

Premier Modular

Robbie Blackhurst


Procure Partnerships Framework

Robbie Blackhurst

Framework Director

Procure Partnerships Framework

Dame Sue Ion GBE


Royal Academy of Engineering

Annie Shepperd


Salix Finance

Lisa Keen

Key Account Manager Healthcare and Education

Schneider Electric

Pat Keeling

Director of Strategy

Sheffield Health & Social Care NHS Foundation Trust

Simon Dennis


Mark Maffey

Estates Architect / Senior Project Manager

Solent NHS Trust

Phil Greenough

Head of Hard Facilities Management

Southport and Ormskirk NHS Trust

Suzanne MacCormick


Spencer Harrison


Members of the Winning Team

St Aidans High School

Kevin Glass

Managing Director

Stirling Medical & Scientific Ltd

Dr Evangelia Chrysikou

Associate Professor

The Bartlett School of Sustainable Construction UCL

Jon Reeve

Digital Redevelopment Programme Lead

The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Sir Julian Young

Past President

The Institution of Engineering & Technology

Steve Veck

Electro Surgery Consultant and Clinical Lecturer

The International Council on Surgical Plume

Ian Clayton

Senior Specialist Engineering Officer

The Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Foundation Trust

Nigel Edwards

Chief Executive Officer

The Nuffield Trust

Rebecca Phillips

Senior Design Manager

Tilbury Douglas Construction

Rachel Sutton

Mechanical Project Engineer

Tilbury Douglas Engineering

Leigh Carter

Turner & Townsend

Prof Lawrence Lovatt

Professor of Gastroenterology & Biophotonics


Grant Mills

Professor of Healthcare Infrastructure Delivery, Bartlett Faculty Lead for Health,


Eva Hernandez-Garcia

Research Associate and PhD Candidate

UCL Bartlett School of Sustainable Construction

Dr Lusi Morhayim

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research Fellow

University College London Bartlett Faculty of Built Environment

David Jones

Director of Estates, Facilities & Capital Development

University Hospital Southampton

Paul Stansfield

Principal Project Manager

University Hospital Southampton

Paul Stansfield

Principal Project Manager

University Hospital Southampton Estates & Capital Projects

Carl-Magnus Von Behr

Doctoral Researcher

University of Cambridge

Prof. Peter Guthrie

Professor of Engineering for Sustainable Development

University of Cambridge

Carl-Magnus von Behr

Doctoral Researcher

University of Cambridge

Prof Catherine Noakes OBE, FREng, FIMechE, FIHEEM, FISIAQ, HonFCIBSE

Deputy Director Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics

University of Leeds

Debbie White

Senior Project Manager for Emergency Department and Acute Care New Build

Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust

Elizabeth Slevin

Acute Care Transformational Lead Nurse

Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust