Peter Knight

Executive Director, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust & Senior Fellow, Nuffield School of Medicine and Population Health, Oxford University

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Oxford University

Before taking up the newly created role of Chief Information and Digital Officer and being appointed as a Senior Fellow of Health Informatics at Oxford University, Peter was Deputy Director at the Department of Health for Research Contracting, Information Intelligence and Stakeholder Engagement working for the Chief Medical Office Professor Dame Sally Davies.

Prior to joining the Department of Health in 2007, Peter was the Executive who led the introduction of Cerner at the Winchester and Eastleigh NHS Trust, among his other operational and board responsibilities. Winchester was subsequently merged with North Hampshire Hospital Foundation Trust in 2014.

Peter will build on significant recent investment in the Trust’s technology infrastructure to help transform healthcare, research and education in Oxfordshire.