Tony Waite

Appointed
January 2014.

Responsibilities
Tony has overall management and stewardship of financial resources including the development of financial strategy and maintenance of effective budgetary control. He also has oversight of the arrangements for effective operational and clinical performance management including the provision of robust and effective information services and effective service line reporting. Tony has a proactive contribution to continuous improvement in the Trust’s activities including achieving optimum efficiency and service line management for quality, operational and cost improvement.

Qualifications
ACA (Chartered Accountant and BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance at Lancaster University.

Experience/Areas of Interest
Tony has 17 years acute hospital finance director experience gained in complex and challenging environments, delivering service and financial improvement at scale and under close regulatory scrutiny. He has experience in strategic services and financial planning in the context of a major capital development and commercial transactions including PFI and joint ventures with the private sector. He previously worked as Finance Director at Burton Hospitals NHS FT, The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHST, QMC (Nottingham) NHST, and Huddersfield NHST.