Kevin Downs

Executive Director of Finance & Performance, University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust
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Kevin was appointed as the Director of Finance & Performance in April 2015. Prior to this, he worked at other NHS Acute providers including Leicester, Milton Keynes, Northamptonshire Healthcare and Hull mainly in operational roles. He was also a Non-Executive Director at Burton Hospitals.

Prior to joining the NHS the majority of Kevin's career was spent in the commercial sector at Finance Director level.

This included working for Venture Capitalists and large Multinationals both in the UK and across Europe.

He is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants, a Fellow of the Institute of Directors and has an MBA from Nottingham Trent University.