²gether NHS Foundation Trust (²gether) has today announced the appointment of a new Director of Finance and Commerce.
Jason Burn is an experienced NHS Foundation Trust Director and has worked in the NHS for over 20 years. He was recently Acting Chief Financial Officer at Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and before that, Director of Finance at Birmingham Women’s NHS Foundation Trust.
As Director of Finance and Commerce, Jason will serve as an Executive member of the Trust’s Board. He will provide strategic financial direction and financial management, be responsible for the Trust’s contractual responsibilities with ²gether’s existing and new commissioners and lead on Estates, Facilities and Information Technology.
Jason said: “²gether has a history of delivering continuously improved clinical services for local communities whilst delivering strong financial performance. I’m looking forward to working with my new colleagues and building on the significant achievements they have already made.”
Shaun Clee, Chief Executive of ²gether, said: “With the support of our colleagues, commissioners and partners, we have delivered significant service improvements and financial efficiencies.
“Jason’s experience will help us to retain our focus on high levels of service quality, while we continue to deliver solid financial performance within a highly competitive and financially challenging environment.”
Jason will take up his new role with ²gether on 4 March.