CSH Surrey's Executive Team are responsible for the operational delivery of services.
Executive Chairman Bill Caplan
Bill Caplan has been Chair of the Board of CSH Surrey since 2014 and took on the role of Executive Chair in May 2018. Bill has extensive business experience, both in the UK and internationally, most recently as a Main Board director at FTSE 100 company, Aggreko Plc. Prior to that he spent 17 years with UPS, during which time he held many positions, including Managing Director of three of its international divisions. Bill, who has an MBA from Harvard, holds two other non executive roles, including a seat on the Board of Phoenix Futures, a not-for-profit enterprise that provides drug and alcohol rehabilitation services to more than 20,000 people across the UK. During his seven year tenure at Phoenix, Bill has had extensive experience of working with commissioners and others in the health and social care sectors.
Chief Operating Officer Victoria Griffiths
Victoria Griffiths, a Pharmacist, joined CSH in 2014 as Director of Adults. In March 2015 she became Director of Clinical Services, responsible for Children and Families, and Adults Services, and in April 2017 took up the role of COO. Prior to joining CSH Surrey, Victoria was Associate Director of Operations for Theatres, Anaesthetics, Surgery and Critical Care at Ashford & St Peters Hospital NHS Fundation Trust. Previously, Victoria held the post of Chief Pharmacist at Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
Director of Quality and Nursing Ellie Hayter
Ellie is a Registered Nurse by profession, with 30 years’ experience of working within the NHS. She has experience within acute medicine, cancer and palliative care and community health services. Her career to date includes adults, children and young people, nursing and therapies , Safeguarding Vulnerable People and quality governance.
Ellie has led NHS organisations through Care Quality Commission and NHS Improvement inspections and regulatory compliance reviews and is passionate about the delivery best practice and individualised care every time. She is a Specialist Advisor to NICE and has also worked abroad to support countries re-establish healthcare provision post war. She is an active member of national and local Patient Safety Collaborative and is keen to hear the patients’ voice always.
Director of HR and Communications Rhona Mason
Rhona Mason joined CSH Surrey on 24 August as Director of HR & Communication. Rhona has over 20 years HR experience and joins from Moat, a large housing association based in Kent. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development and has a post-graduate qualification in Employment Law. Rhona was keen to work for an organisation that makes a real difference and was particularly drawn to our culture, values and co-ownership model.
Director of Digital Services Will Lewis
Will joined CSH Surrey in November 2015. He has a strong background in developing digital services for health organisations and a good understanding of our employee owned social enterprise model having worked for another employee-owned community interest company before joining CSH Surrey.