Tom Scott

Tom Scott, Interim Executive Director of Professional Regulation


Tom leads the directorate responsible for regulatory decisions about people joining, or on, our register. He joined the NMC in February 2021 to cover during Emma Broadbent’s leave of absence.

Tom’s major focus is to support the Fitness to Practise recovery and improvement programme which is our current corporate priority.

Tom comes with a track record in regulation, including working as an interim director most recently at the General Dental Council where he was instrumental in successfully tackling the backlog in Fitness to Practise cases there.

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