Speaker Group: Strategic Health & Social Care Planning.

Rick Lennard

As Executive Commercial Director for The New Hospital Programme (NHP) in NHS England, Rick is a passionate industry executive, experienced in leading complex programmes and commercial models. The NHP is designed to transform how we deliver major healthcare projects in England, building hospitals that will revolutionise the healthcare sector and set a new standard for… Read more »

Karina Dare

Karina has 26 years’ experience in health and disability sector in the UK and New Zealand working in primary and secondary care, clinical service management, change management and estates and facilities. She has 16 years’ experience in estates management and development including strategy for office, general practice and community hospital schemes. At NHSPS her work… Read more »

Emma Tanti

A senior associate at Pozzoni, Emma specialises in the later living sector. Responsible for delivering care sector projects she has a holistic understanding of all the key design ingredients for a fulfilling experience in later life. A specialist in her field, Emma has undertaken research into care hotels, dementia-friendly design and intergenerational housing and is… Read more »

Michelle Humphreys

Michelle is the Director of Strategic Projects at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, one of the largest NHS Trusts in England. Her role at the Trust focuses on the forward strategy for the Trust’s estate which includes 10 individual hospitals within its portfolio. This includes the wholescale redevelopment of the North Manchester General Hospital site… Read more »

Joanna Stark

Joanna is currently a Delivery Director at Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust. Joanna joined the NHS in 1993 and started as a general nurse. Since 2000 Joanna has held a number of senior operational posts in the NHS across Acute, Primary care, Community and most recently Mental Health . During her career Joanna… Read more »

Hugh Robinson

Hugh has over 17 years’ experience of structuring proposals for projects utilising Public Private Partnership (PPP), private finance and joint ventures models. Hugh has created successful solutions for clients and partners across a wide range of sectors, with his projects ultimately delivering new health buildings, housing, schools, civic offices and a host of other social… Read more »

Caroline Cozens

Caroline Cozens, Director of Capital at Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust: Caroline Cozens is Director of Capital Developments for Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust. The trust was the first in England to join up hospital and community care with adult social care and is a proud pioneer in integrating health and… Read more »

Erica Daley

Erica started her career as a nurse in learning disabilities followed by a variety of senior clinical and managerial posts over her 40 years’ service in the NHS. She has a breadth of experience of working across health and social care and with other public sector partners, with a particular focus in recent years on… Read more »