Wirral Community NHS Foundation Trust has appointed a new Non-Executive Director, Beverley Jordan to join its Board. Beverley will represent the interests of patients and ensure the interests of the people of Wirral are being looked after.
Beverley is a Chartered Accountant with over twenty years in financial and broader corporate leadership roles across different business divisions at AstraZeneca, a FTSE-100 multi-national pharmaceutical company. She was also Vice-President and Head of Operations for Global Medicines Development Group.
Beverley took early retirement from AstraZeneca at the end of 2016. She is currently a Trustee and Honorary Treasurer for Wigan Borough Citizens’ Advice.
Irene Cooke, Lead Public Governor for the trust said: “I am thrilled to welcome Beverley to the trust. The Council of Governors is excited to see her passion and drive, as well as the significant experience she brings from AstraZeneca.”
Beverley Jordan said: “Community trusts play such an important role in our healthcare system which is why I’m very pleased to have the opportunity to get involved with Wirral Community NHS Foundation Trust.
“Over the last year the trust has gone from strength to strength and I’m really looking forward to being a part of its journey.”
Beverley starts with the trust in early September 2017.