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Dr Thoreya Swage

Thoreya Swage

Dr Thoreya Swage (non-executive director) has significant experience in the NHS both as a clinician in psychiatry and a senior manager in various NHS purchasing organisations covering the acute sector as well as primary care development.

Her previous NHS executive experience was as executive director of a health authority with a remit to develop primary care services including GP commissioning and GP fundholding. Since 1997 Thoreya has run a successful management consultancy business during which time she has developed particular expertise in the field of service reviews and redesign, strategic development, clinical governance, commissioning and procurement with the NHS and independent sector, and education and training.

During 2006/07 she was deputy medical director at the commercial directorate at the Department of Health with the responsibility to set up the clinical governance processes for the National Independent Sector Treatment Programme. She has taught at King’s College, London and has researched and written a number of published articles. Thoreya is also a non-executive director at Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust.

Thoreya chairs the quality assurance committee and is a member of the audit and risk and nominations and remuneration committees.