Dr Adrian Bull joined the Trust as Chief Executive on 11th April 2016.
Dr Bull was previously the Managing Director of Imperial College Health Partners and Chair of the national Academic Health Science Network. He was also the Chief Executive of Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Foundation Trust from 2008 to 2013.
Dr Bull began his medical career by serving for six years as a Medical Officer in the Royal Navy. He qualified as a General Practitioner before continuing as an epidemiologist at Southampton MRC Unit and Consultant in Public Health Medicine for the NHS in Yorkshire. In 1991 Dr Bull was appointed Consultant in Public Health Medicine at East Sussex Health Authority before becoming Medical Director for Eastbourne and County NHS Trust. Dr Bull worked in the private sector for a number of years in senior executive positions at AXAPPP Healthcare then as Managing Director of Carillion Health, in which role he led the national CBI Health Policy Committee.