MA (Oxon) MBA BACP Cert Coaching
Dan is passionate about the need to develop leadership and cultural change to support more open organisations and integrative healthcare. Much of his work focuses on the interfaces between organisations along health pathways
Dan is a management consultant and executive coach specialising in healthcare with over 20 years experience in working with NHS providers and commissioners, social care and the non-statutory sector. Dan was a director at Serco Health Consulting before becoming a director and partner as Niche Health and Social Care Consulting. In both consultancies he led complex projects involving quality turnaround, change management, performance improvement, strategy and care pathway re-design. He also recently spent a year as the Interim Director of Strategy at SW London and St Georges Mental Health NHS Trust, leading the Foundation Trust application, its commercial activities and the development of its five year strategy.
As a coach, Dan has worked with senior managers and board executives to develop leadership skills. Dan has a clinical NHS background and was a head of therapies at Hertfordshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. The service he managed was cited as a centre of excellence in a HSCAS review.
Dan has an MBA from Henley Management College, specialising in healthcare and also trained in Gestalt therapy, which has been widely applied to organisational dynamics and coaching. He also has a certificate in executive coaching and is an accredited arts therapist.