Director of Strategy and Sustainability
Tom Smerdon has managed clinical operations in the NHS at a senior level since 2005, overseeing theatres, anaesthetics and day surgery and later medicine at UCLH. He moved to Great Ormond Street Hospital in 2009 as manager for Surgery prior to joining Ashford and St Peter’s in 2013 as Associate Director of Operations for Medicine and Emergency Services.
He has a degree in Geology and an MSc in healthcare leadership for quality improvement. Prior to joining the NHS, Tom held management positions in environmental consultancy and research and learning and education.
Tom is the Executive Sponsor for Disability.