Roger became Chair on 3 February 2014.
He has been a Board member since 2008 and so understands the
Trust very well.
Until 1999 he had been both the Chairman and Managing Director
of the UK subsidiary of Intergraph Corporation, a large American
Subsequently, he has been a Board Director of a number of IT
services companies, both in the UK and Ireland.
Since 2002 he has been serving as a Governor of Newbury
Dr Nicholas Bishop, Non-Executive Director
Nick was a consultant general and interventional radiologist and
Brighton Health Care's first Trust Executive Medical Director.
He was Medical Director in United Bristol Healthcare NHS Trust
at the time of the Bristol Inquiry into paediatric heart
He was then Assistant Medical Director to the Commission for
Health Improvement, retaining a radiology commitment in
For many years Nick was on the Board of the British Association
of Medical Managers (BAMM) including a fixed tenure as its
Nick remained in a senior advisor role in the transitions to
Healthcare Commission and Care Quality Commission (CQC).
He is an Education Associate with the General Medical Council
(GMC) and was appointed to the National Advisory Group on Clinical
Audits and Enquiries in 2014.
He chairs the GMC's visiting team that is overseeing the new
medical school at University of Buckingham, and is a member of its
Quality Scrutiny Group.
Nick ceased his radiology practice and retired from employment
with CQC in September 2015 but he continues to chair CQC
inspections of acute and specialist hospitals as a Specialist