The Governing Body makes sure that the CCG runs effectively, efficiently, economically and with good governance.
It exists to serve patients, give confidence to the public, support clinicians and is accountable to NHS England.
Vice Chair and Lay Member for Audit/Governance
Graham Leaf has previously been Non-Executive Director of NHS Suffolk for several years and is a member of the Suffolk-wide Pharmacy and Dispensing Committee. He is a member of the Audit Committee and the Remuneration and Human Resources committee, Vice Chair of the Governing Body.
Graham has a background in Industrial Engineering and Business Management. He has been responsible for the overall management, strategic direction and financial performance of numerous companies since 1991. Graham also has experience of acquisitions, mergers, company turnarounds and the divestment of non-core activities and businesses.
He has lived in Suffolk for over 25 years and is fully committed to developing healthcare services in Suffolk. He is married and has two grown-up children who also live in the county.
The Governing Body meets every two months in public.
Forthcoming meetings are as follows:
• 25 September 2018 in Stowmarket
John Peel Centre, Church Walk, Stowmarket IP14 1ET
• 27 November 2018 in Ipswich
Two Rivers Medical Centre, Woodbridge Road East, Ipswich IP4 5PB