Mr John Ford, NHS Forth Valley Non-Executive Board Member, has a degree in Economics and is a CIPFA and FCCA qualified accountant with extensive management experience in the public and private sector.
He worked as Director of Finance at Stobhill NHS Trust for 6 years before joining the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) as Director of Finance and Corporate Services. John then retired from SEPA in early 2013 and set up his own consultancy company. As well as bringing financial expertise to NHS Forth Valley, John also has experience of implementing transformational change through leading customer focus and simplifying processes, procedures and systems. He also has a wide range of experience in areas such as such procurement, facilities & estates and risk management. John is also a member of the Integration Joint Board Audit Committee.