London Health and Care Devolution pilots

London Health and Care Devolution Programme

Board members: London partners

The London Health and Care Devolution Programme Board – as a group – will provided guidance on the leadership, oversight, direction and delivery of all the aspects of the London health and care programme. Read their terms of reference.

London local authorities:

  • Will Tuckley –  Chief Executive, London Borough of Tower Hamlets and CELC Health Lead (Chair)
  • John O’Brien – Chief Executive, London Councils

London CCGs:

  • Dr Marc Rowland – Chair, Lewisham CCG and London Clinical Commissioning Councils
  • Andrew Eyres – Chair, London CCG Chief Officers Group

NHS England London Region:

  • Dr Anne Rainsberry – Regional Director
  • David Slegg – Regional Finance Director

Greater London Authority:

  • Jeff Jacobs – Head of Paid Service
  • Amanda Coyle – Director, Health and Communities

Public Health England London Region:

  • Dr Yvonne Doyle – Regional Director
  • Dr Marilena Korkodilos – Deputy Regional Director

Invited national partners:

  • NHS Improvement: Mark Turner and Andrew Hines - Joint Acting Executive Regional Managing Directors (London)
  • NHS England: Sam Higginson – Director of Strategic Finance
  • Public Health England: Richard Gleave – Deputy Chief Executive
  • Department of Health: Sam Lister – Director of Communications
  • HM Treasury: Paul Doyle – Deputy Director
  • Other central government partners as appropriate

Other attendees:

  • Healthy London Partnership: Shaun Danielli – Programme Director

Pilot leads


  • Senior Responsible Officers: Jeanelle de Gruchy, Director of Public Health, London Borough of Haringey
  • Programme Lead: Clare Askew, Project Manager, Public Health Devolution Pilot, London Borough of Haringey


  • Senior Responsible Officers: Tim Shields, Chief Executive, London Borough of Hackney, and Tracey Fletcher, Chief Executive for Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  • Programme Lead: Daniel Waldron, Director Organisation Transformation, Homerton University Hospital


  • Senior Responsible Officers: Aileen Buckton, Executive Director for Community Services, Lewisham, and Martin Wilkinson, Chief Officer, Lewisham CCG
  • Programme Lead: Sarah Wainer, Whole System Model of Care, Lewisham CCG

Barking & Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge

  • Senior Responsible Officers: Cheryl Coppell and Conor Burke, Chief Officer, Barking & Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge CCGs
  • Programme Lead: Jane Gateley, Director of Strategic Delivery, Barking & Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge CCGs

North Central London (Barnet, Camden, Enfield, Haringey and Islington)

  • Senior Responsible Officers: Dawn Wakeling, Director of Adult Social Services, London Borough of Barnet, and Cathy Gritzner, Accountable Officer, NHS Barnet Clinical Commissioning Group

Estates subgroup

  • Independent Chair, Geoff Alltimes

London Health and Care Devolution Programme team

  • Dr Nabihah Sachedina, Director
  • Charlotte Harpin, Lawyer (seconded)
  • Helen Beazer, Programme Manager
  • Una Carney, Senior Communications Lead
  • Monica Pabualan, Communications and Engagement Manager


For more information, please contact: [email protected]