Kevin Orford – Non-Executive Director

Joined Board: 1 April 2019

Current term of office expires: 31 March 2021


  • MBA
  • Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) Professional Qualification

Background and Experience

Kevin has a background in finance with previous roles as both an Executive Director and a Non-Executive Director in the NHS and as a Trustee on charity boards.  He has most recently served as a Non-Executive Member for Governance (Audit and Risk Committee Chair) for Southern Derbyshire Clinical Commissioning Group and was formerly Director of Finance and then Chief Executive of East Midlands Strategy Health Authority.  He also serves on the Board of the Intellectual Property Office.

Board Expertise and Contribution

Kevin has a special interest in finance, governance and audit and their role in delivering high quality patient care.

Key roles:

  • Audit Committee Chair
  • Charitable Fund Trustee

Membership of the Board sub- committees:

  • Audit & Assurance Committee – Chair
  • Finance Committee – Member
  • Remuneration Committee – Member

Membership of other key Trust committees:

  • None

Entry on Register of Interests

Directorships:  Non-Executive Director, Intellectual Property Office (Self)

Ownership of companies: Owner & Managing Director of Kevin Orford and Associates Ltd (Self)

Shareholdings in organisations:  Sole shareholder of Kevin Orford and Associates Ltd (Self)

Position in charity or voluntary organisations: None

Contracting interests: Royal Cornwall NHS Trust – Non-Executive Director (self)

Any other interests: Shared Lives South West, Registered Charity 1104699 – Treasurer & Trustee (self)

Last updated: October 10, 2019