Lawrence Ashelford

Former Director of Strategy, Policy and Planning at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Former Director of Strategy, Policy and Planning, Cambridge University Hospitals

Lawrence Ashelford was Director of Strategy, Policy and Planning, for Cambridge University Hospitals. Cambridge University Hospitals is one of the largest and best known trusts in the country. As the local hospital for our community they deliver care through Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie hospitals. They are also a leading national centre for specialist treatment, a government-designated comprehensive biomedical research centre, one of only five academic health science centres in the UK and a university teaching hospital with a worldwide reputation. Building on these different elements, their vision is to be one of the best academic healthcare organisations in the world.

Before joining Cambridge University Hospitals Lawrence was Head of Social Services (PRR/OPS) at the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham Council.