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Sheffield Hospital Boss Elected Deputy Chair of the Shelford Group

Sir Andrew Cash OBE, Chief Executive of Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, has been elected Deputy Chair of the Shelford Group.
by Dalya Wittenberg
29 Aug 2013

Sir Andrew Cash OBE, Chief Executive of Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, has been elected Deputy Chair of the Shelford Group. Sir Andrew is one of the founding members of the Shelford Group and has been elected to serve as Deputy Chair for a one year term, after which he will automatically succeed Sir Robert Naylor as Chair of the Shelford Group for another year’s term.

Sir Robert, who took up Chairmanship of the Group in May 2013, congratulated his colleague, saying: “I am delighted that Andrew has been chosen by our Group to act as our Deputy Chair and I look forward to working together to ensure that the Group continues to focus its energy and expertise on working towards leading and influencing the changing shape of the NHS”.

On his appointment, Sir Andrew said: “I am delighted to take up the role of Deputy Chair of the Shelford Group and I am looking forward to working with Chairman Sir Robert Naylor and other colleagues to ensure Shelford members’ voice is heard. There is no doubt that the NHS has significant challenges ahead but we also have some incredible opportunities and it is critical that the Shelford Group continues to play a constructive part in shaping how the whole NHS system moves forward together”.

Sir Andrew joined the NHS as a fast track graduate management trainee and has been a Chief Executive for more than twenty years. He has been Chief Executive of Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation since its inception in July 2004, and is also a visiting Professor in Leadership Development at the Universities of York and Sheffield.

 

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