Leadership and focus in a big and fast world – foundational leadership from across the public and private sector
Head of Corporate and Strategic Communications at NHS England
Date: 14th September 2018
An experienced leader of communications and marketing teams across the public and private sector, Alex currently leads the Corporate and Programme Communications team at NHS England, shaping the overall message and tactics for communicating the transformation of the NHS.
He and his team manage channels including social media, web, video and graphics and also the NHS’s annual event programme. This includes Innovation Expo, the largest healthcare event of the year, which attracts over 5000 delegates.
Alex previously worked at Boots UK in a variety of commercial and marketing roles including creating a new approach to marketing pharmacy services to the NHS.
He’s also a former local councillor and led on housing and regeneration, including the demolition and rebuilding of 2,500 homes. He lives in Nottingham with his collection of bikes and running kit, along with his partner.@alexander_ball