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Stephen Thornton

Lay member

Current position and background

Stephen Thornton

Stephen has held a number of senior executive and non-executive positions in healthcare. He is a non-executive director of The Senet Group, promoting responsible gambling and in January 2018 he became a non-executive director of the Bar Standards Board. 

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).

Register of interests

Term ends: 30 April 2020 (reappointed for further term from 1 May 2019 to 30 April 2020.)