With only two days until the big event, we thought we would provide you with a preview of the speakers planned for the BHTA Integration & Sustainability Conference 2022.
Along with their presentations, the speakers will also be taking part in panel question and answer sessions, giving you the chance to have your concerns and queries answered.
Andrew New is the Chief Executive Officer for NHS Supply Chain.
NHS Supply Chain manages the sourcing, delivery and supply of healthcare products, services and food for NHS trusts and healthcare organisations across England and Wales.
Previous to his current role, Andrew was the Group Executive Director for Purchasing and Supply Chain at JCB.
He has also held senior procurement and supply chain roles for Magnox and Babcock International Group.
Andy Windsor is the Commercial Executive Director for NHS Supply Chain.
Andy is leading the strategic supplier relationship development, along with ongoing contract management of the NHS Supply Chain category tower service providers.
He has a wide range of experience in procurement, supplier relationship strategy and management.
Preeya Bailie is the Director of Procurement Transformation and Commercial Delivery for NHS England.
Responsible for leading a programme focused on category transformation, Preeya is also driving sustainable procurement to deliver on the NHS commitment to net zero by 2045 and a fair and transparent supply chain free of modern slavery.
Preeya has a vast range of public sector procurement experience, including local authorities, procurement partnerships, and setting up of joint ventures and programmes for income generation.
David was recently appointed as Chief Executive Officer for the British Healthcare Trades Association.
David has over 20 years of senior management and leadership experience, including Head of Business Crime Reduction for People United Against Crime and Director of Finance, Projects and Marketing for Young Voice.
Most recently, he led the transformation of the British Tinnitus Association, including a 575 per cent growth in revenue over his 12 years as Chief Executive.
David Lawson MCIPS – Director of Medical Technology – Department for Health and Social Care (DHSC)
From October newly appointed Med Tech Director for DHSC with responsibility for setting the direction of future UK Med Tech policy and implementation of the new Med Tech Strategy.
Previous Chief Procurement Officer for 21 years at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust. Double winner of the Supply Chain Excellence Award for Supply Chain Innovation (2008) and Urban Logistics (2021).
David was an early adopter of value based procurement and a long track record of partnership working with industry.
Francis Phillipa is the Strategy Lead for Foundations UK.
Francis stated his working life as a local Care and Repair volunteer Handyperson 30 years ago. Since then, he moved on to become a project coordinator on a Hospital Discharge scheme, and a manager of two Home Improvement Agencies.
Now as Strategy the Lead for Foundations, his role includes sustaining the commitment of government departments, professional bodies and policy makers to ensure housing is an equal partner in the integration of health.
Kevin has over 25 years’ experience working in the Healthcare sector initially within OTC medicines & Pharmaceuticals but for the last 20 years in Medical Devices.
He worked for one of the leading global Stoma, Wound and Continence Care companies, set up SureCalm Healthcare, an independent Dispensing Appliance Contractor group in 2010.
His current role is now supporting the BHTA Stoma Manufacturers & Dispensing Appliance Contractors sections, the BHTA Scotland Group and with certain BHTA overall membership related stakeholders.
This really is your last chance to get tickets for the conference on Thursday 22nd September booked, and to have the chance to hear the future plans from senior NHS leaders.
The conference is also an ideal opportunity to have your voice heard at such a critical stage in the healthcare sector.
Head over to our event page for all the ticket info or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org