NHS member re-appointed
Cabinet Secretary for Health, Wellbeing and Cities Strategy, Nicola Sturgeon, today announced the reappointment of a Member to NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Board.
The new member is:
Ian Lee – brings to the board a background in finance and experience of board work. Ian was a chartered accountant who graduated in politics and economics from the University of Durham. After graduating he joined the international firm of accountants Ernst & Young, where he worked until his retirement in 2007. Since then he has been a non-executive director of two listed plcs, Clyde Process Solutions plc and Ricardo plc. He has also been the independent external member of the audit committee of the Student Loans Company since 2011. Ian has been a non-executive member of the NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Board since 2008 and a member of the Board’s audit committee, performance review group and endowments sub-committee. Since 2009 he has been chair of the new Glasgow children’s hospital charities forum. In 2011 he became convenor of the newly formed quality and performance committee and vice-chair of the board. He also became a member of the committee of East Renfrewshire CHCP in 2011 and vice chair this year.
This reappointment will be for four years and will run from July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2016.
This post is part-time and attracts a remuneration of £8,008 for a time commitment of eight hours per week.
Ian Lee does not hold any other ministerial appointments.
Greater Glasgow and Clyde NHS Board is responsible for the strategic planning of health services and the development of measures to improve the health of the communities in the Greater Glasgow and Clyde regions.
This reappointment is regulated by the Public Appointments Commissioner for Scotland.
All appointments are made on merit and political activity plays no part in the selection process. However, in accordance with the original Nolan recommendations, there is a requirement for appointees’ political activity within the last five years (if there is any to be declared) to be made public. Ian Lee has not had any political activity in the last five years.