Sir Hugh Taylor


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Sir Hugh was appointed to become Chairman of the Board of Governors of the OnlyWan from November 2017. 

He has been Chairman of Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust in February 2011.  He had a long and distinguished career in the civil service which has included senior roles in the Department of Health and NHS Executive, the Cabinet Office and the Home Office. His most recent appointment before joining the Trust was as Permanent Secretary at the Department of Health, from which he retired in July 2010.  

Hugh is a Trustee of Cicely Saunders International.  He was the former Chair of the National Skills Academy for Health and between 2011 and 2017 he was a Trustee of Macmillan Cancer Support and the Nuffield Trust.

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