David Loughton CBE
Chief Executive, The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust
David is the longest serving Chief Executive’s in the NHS. His first Chief Executive appointment was at the University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust in 1986. David commenced as Chief Executive of The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust (RWT) in 2004. Under David’s leadership the Trust has expanded from 4,200 employees to 9,624. RWT is almost unique in being an end of end provider of tertiary care, secondary care, community care, primary care and public health. We are now progressing with partner organisations to become an integrated care partnership.