UKIHMA Board Director
Clinically trained and prior to moving into consultancy, Deirdre held senior executive management positions in both the private and public health sector. Among these were director roles with responsibility for infrastructural development, organisational development, service redesign, facility and organisational commissioning together with an information technology remit.
Moving to consulting in 2000, Deirdre became Director of Projects and Strategy with a healthcare consulting company within a large US firm before forming her own company in 2014. In 2019, Deirdre join ETL as a Director of Health Strategy and Planning.
Deirdre has been the lead Project Director on various strategic projects, service reconfiguration with a strong emphasis on reducing waiting list and preservation of elective capacity, facility and operational accreditation, business case development for major hospital infrastructure projects and Project Director for the implementation and execution of numerous healthcare development projects nationally and internationally.