Peter is an experienced chair, trustee and non-executive director.
Prior to his retirement he held executive and leadership roles for 20 years in large international technology and education businesses specialising in transformation and change. Peter is passionate about mobilising people’s voices and supporting them to live their best life including end-of-life care, and providing equal access to effective healthcare services.
Commenting on his appointment, Peter said:
I’m hugely honoured to be taking on this role at a time of critical importance for Healthwatch Bucks as a newly independent organisation. Given the pressures in the system, there has never been a time when Healthwatch Bucks was more needed. I look forward to contributing my skills and experience and, with our directors, staff and volunteers, ensuring that the voice of people using health and social care services is heard, considered and acted upon.
Jenny Baker OBE, outgoing Chair of Healthwatch Bucks, said:
Appointing Peter as our Chair opens a new chapter for Healthwatch Bucks. He will bring new experience and energy to Healthwatch Bucks as it enters its next phase within a changing health and social care landscape. He will help to ensure healthcare providers listen to the voices of Buckinghamshire people and their families to influence changes to health and social care across Buckinghamshire.
Published on 21 Jul (updated 18 Jul)