Barry was appointed as the Executive Director of Finance and Commercial Development in February 2015. His career over the last 21 years spans the English and Scottish Public Sector where he has worked as CFO and Finance Director in both Local Government and the NHS. Barry joined NELFT from Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust where he was responsible for leading all aspects of finance, performance, IT, contract management, estates, commercial development and performance.
Barry has an MBA, a Bachelor of Accountancy degree from the University of Glasgow and is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA).
Barry is motivated by developing organisations to achieve the highest levels of performance possible. He has a keen interest in coaching and mentoring and a track record of success in building high performing teams.