Commercial and International Development Director
Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
Alison was appointed as the International Development Director for the Royal Free Hospitals, London in 2011. She initiated and developed the International Department and has formed business collaborations with many countries including; Kuwait, UAE, Pakistan, Egypt, China, Kazakhstan and Barbados.
Alison qualified as a Nurse from St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London and progressed her clinical career to directorship level holding positions of Director of Nursing and Operations in both the NHS and private sector. She then transferred into general management as Hospital Director for two Nuffield Hospitals and the Managing Director for Moorfields Private and the Royal Free Hospital Private Practice Unit. Her academic work has focused on the development of healthcare in Pakistan for people affected by multidimensional poverty.