About NHS England – East of England

NHS England East of England is one of seven regional teams that support the commissioning and delivery of high quality services and directly commission primary care and specialised services.

The members of the East of England region senior management team are:

  • Regional Director: Clare Panniker
  • Director of Strategy and Transformation: Simon Wood
  • Chief Nurse: Catherine Morgan
  • Chief Clinical Information Officer: Dr Melanie Iles
  • Medical Director: Dr Edward Morris
  • Director of Finance: Zoe Pietrzak
  • Acting Director of Workforce and Organisational Development: Phil Carver 
  • Director of Performance and Recovery: Adam Cayley
  • Director of Commissioning: Ruth Ashmore
  • Director of Public Health: Dr Aliko Ahmed
  • Director of Health Education England: Phil Carver