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Stephen Thornton CBE

Lay member

Current position and background

Stephen Thornton

Stephen Thornton CBE was initially appointed to the Council in 2013 and subsequently reappointed and will now serve until 30 September 2020. Stephen serves on the Investment Committee.

Stephen is a Lay member of the Bar Standards Board, Executive Chair of the Multi Operator Self-Exclusion Scheme for Betting Shops (MOSES) and a Trustee of the Cambridge and District Food Bank. Stephen previously held a number of senior executive and non-executive positions in healthcare.

He was formerly Chief Executive of the Health Foundation, the NHS Confederation, Cambridge and Huntingdon Health Authority and Deputy Chair of Monitor (the independent regulator for NHS Foundation Trusts).

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