Rob was appointed as chief operating officer in Mar 2016. He joined the Trust in Apr 2012 as divisional director of operations for women, neonatal, children and young people, HIV/GUM and dermatology services. Rob joined the NHS in 1992, initially working as a healthcare assistant before moving on to various junior, middle, senior management roles across London and the Midlands. Rob has a great deal of experience in understanding the complexities of the modern NHS including emergency planning and response, and is the organisation’s accountable emergency officer. Rob is also the interim chief operating officer lead for the North West London Integrated Care System.