Mr. John ReayChief Executive Officer
As Chief Executive Officer, John is committed to taking the hospital forward to be one of the leading private hospitals in the United Kingdom. John has led the hospital since December 2000, during which time it has grown rapidly, acquiring two additional buildings on site as well as creating two diagnostic centres, one in the City and one in Canary Wharf. John previously managed Parkside Hospital in Wimbledon and was initially trained in healthcare by BUPA Hospitals Limited after having served in the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers for 11 years. John regards his primary challenge as building the quality of the hospital’s services and letting the world know how good the doctors and staff are at the hospital: “We have demonstrably excellent outcomes and the multidisciplinary teamwork here is second to none”.
Mrs. Nicky SimmonsChief Operations Officer
As Chief Operations Officer Nicky is responsible for all the non-clinical areas of London Bridge Hospital, and more specifically our outpatient and diagnostic centres.
Nicky joined London Bridge in 2013 after 5 years with our sister hospital, The Wellington. Previous to joining HCA Nicky held a number of different healthcare roles, both within the private sector and the NHS. ‘In all honesty I fell into healthcare after starting my career in the business world. Over a decade later I am proud to be working for London Bridge where quality is at the forefront of all that we do. I am totally committed to exceeding patient and visitor expectations at all times’.
Ms. Deirdre MaddenChief Financial Officer
As Chief Financial Officer, Deirdre is committed to the financial health of the hospital. Deirdre joined us in 2011 from our sister hospital The Portland where she also worked as CFO. Previous to joining HCA Deirdre worked in the Pharmaceutical industry, prior to that she qualified with PwC as a chartered accountant. Deirdre is passionate about driving the quality and success of London Bridge Hospital and ensuring that it is renowned as a world leader in private medical care.
Miss. Sarah InnesChief Human Resources Officer
Sarah joined London Bridge Hospital in 2012 following her role as Chief HR Officer for the HCA Corporate Offices. Sarah joined healthcare after working in HR roles for Financial Recruitment and Advertising companies. Working in partnership with Line Managers, Sarah is responsible for the delivery of the HR strategy at London Bridge Hospital which supports the patient journey and ensures employees are equipped to deliver an exceptional service. Sarah’s role also ensures all People policies and procedures are applied consistently and fairly across the Hospital.
Ms. Kerry Barham-SmithDeputy Chief Nursing Officer
Dr. Kamal AhmedDirector, Clinical Standards
Kamal joined London Bridge Hospital in a clinical capacity as a Consultant Renal Physician when the hospital first opened in 1986. He established a renal unit with a multi-disciplinary team renowned nationally and internationally for management of renal failure patients with dialysis and transplantation. In 1999 he was appointed as the Hospital Clinical Director with a remit to provide leadership for clinical standards, audit and clinical governance across the whole hospital. This post is unique in the private sector and ensures that safety of practice and delivery of care is maintained to the highest standard in this acute tertiary hospital with complex and multiple specialities.
- Blood Disorders
- Bowel Cancer Screening
- Breast Care Surgery
- Cancer Services
- Cardiac Services
- Cardiac Surgery
- Cardiothoracic Surgery
- Colorectal Surgery
- Critical Care Unit
- Day Surgery
- Dental Radiology
- Diabetic Foot Clinic
- Dietetic Services
- Endocrine Surgery
- ENT Surgery
- Fibroid Embolisation
- Gastroenterology / Endoscopy
- General Internal Medicine
- General Surgery
- Genetic Counselling
- Genito-Urinary Medicine / Sexual Health
- Hepatology / Liver Medicine
- Imaging Services
- International Service
- Liver, Biliary and Pancreas Surgery
- Occupational Health Medicine
- Oral Maxillofacial Surgery
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Outpatient Services
- Pain Management
- Palliative Care
- Peripheral Stem Cell Transplant
- Plastic Surgery