Charlie’s recent roles include corporate secretary and executive lead for risk and information governance at a major university hospitals acute NHS Foundation Trust, before which he was vice president at a leading-edge technology start-up company owned by Canon, Inc.
Chris works closely with the Governance Advisory Practice, especially in relation to quality governance, regulatory issues, and responding to serious clinical incidents. Chris also undertakes professional regulatory work, defending individual healthcare professionals before their professional bodies in a wide range of cases arising from concern relating to conduct, health and professional performance.
Chris also has experience of advising professional regulators on the operation of disciplinary schemes, and previously sat as the Legal Assessor to the Professional Conduct Committee of the Chartered Institute of Building. He is a solicitor advocate with rights of audience in all higher courts. He currently sits as HM Assistant Coroner for Central & South East Kent, Mid Kent & Medway, North East Kent, and North West Kent.
Since that time, Mike has been a member of the PwC Health Industries Oversight Board and has built a successful independent business practice working with clients such as Celesio, RCGP, ABPI, NHS Quest, NHS Leadership Academy, Health Foundation, Vanguard Health Solutions, Pfizer, and CIPFA.
Mike has also set up a number of small companies aimed at promoting health innovations, and links between health and sport. We are delighted to welcome Mike to the GAP team as an Associate Adviser.