Non-executive Board member

Dean Fathers

Dean Fathers

Dean has 20 years of experience operating at board level across the full spectrum of NHS services: primary, acute, mental health, community and authority-wide. 

He is currently the non-executive chair of the Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, and recently gave up his role with the United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust to take on the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman appointment. Since joining the NHS he has been involved in several substantial transformations to help lead significant numbers of staff through transformative change.

Dean has also held senior appointments in the third, public and private sectors as well as in academia.