Rachel has been a trustee for Jewish Care since September 2015. She has been the chair of the charity’s clinical governance committee since June 2015 and prior to that chaired the commercial care home committee since 2012. Rachel has also been one of the the trustee representatives on the third party appeals committee.
Rachel is a registered nurse and has a background in emergency relief in east and central Africa followed by a career in operational management in the NHS, charity and private sector. She is currently the Chief Operating Officer at the Royal Free Hospital, London.
Over recent years she has undertaken various leadership roles including the Chief Operating Officer at the North Middlesex University Hospital, the Operational Director for the recovery of elective surgery backlog at the Royal Free London, the operational lead for the acquisition of Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals, and the Director of Marie Curie Hospice Hampstead. Rachel is the founder of the Royal Free London Women’s Network.