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Derek TaylorManaging Director Health Systems Development (UK)PPP and International Healthcare
Derek is a senior commercial management consultant working at Government, Board and Director level with hands on operational and strategic planning experience in health systems nationally and internationally. With a focus on the disadvantaged he has provided Management Consultancy and Technical Assistance to Governments and Policy makers in improving the delivery and sustainability of their national healthcare service. Derek has gained worldwide respect and recognition across every level of the patient delivery system, with the public and private sector. Focusing on the quality of patient services, equity of care, patient well-being and specifically in the efficient and effective application of scarce public resources. He has worked at the forefront of health sector innovation in fostering Public Private Partnerships to deliver patient focussed services and efficiently driven improvements. In supporting governments to transform services he has provided training and competencies development in the management of publicly funded healthcare services.
Fellow Member of the Association of Accounting Technicians
BA: Technical Level – Commercial Finance, Accountancy and Financial Management
Finance, Accountancy and Financial Management