Nigel Kee – Chief Operating Officer

Nigel Kee – Chief Operating Officer

Nigel joined the Trust in January 2017, with over 12 years NHS board level experience – at chief operating officer and chief nurse level. Nigel is responsible for the running of the Trust hospitals on a day-to-day basis and leads the five clinical divisions, as well as the estates and facilities services. He is also the executive lead for emergency planning, business continuity and security.

Born in New Zealand, Nigel has a nursing background and before joining the Trust he had extensive experience in a variety of roles at regional, national and international level – in both nursing and health management.

Nigel has formal qualifications in both nursing and management, and was awarded fellowship to the Royal College of Nursing. He’s also a member of the Institute of Directors and is a Justice of the Peace.