Sir Robert Naylor

Sir Robert Naylor

National Advisor on NHS Property and Estates,
Department of Health and Social Care

  Sir Robert recently retired from the position of Chief Executive at UCLH, a founder member of UCL Partners and frequently designated one of the top performing NHS Trusts in the UK.   The first phase of University College Hospital was opened in 2005, contributing to one of the worlds’ leading academic medical centres. Subsequent developments include the UK’s first ambulatory cancer centre and the National Proton Beam Centre.   He has been a member of numerous national policy committees, including chairmanship of a national review examining the ‘Future of NHS Leadership’ and ‘Why the Estate Matters to Patients’. He was the Chairman of the London NHS CEO group and the Shelford Group.   Since retirement Sir Robert has been involved in board/advisory positions, including:  

  • National Advisor to the UK Government on NHS Property and Estates
  • Board Director of the Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi (CCAD)
  • Advisor to the Department of Health Abu Dhabi
  • Chairman UK advisory committee to Allscripts (USA)
  • Chairman JCM (UK company in Contract Management)
  He was Knighted by Her Majesty the Queen (2008), awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Greenwich (2009), a visiting professorship at Imperial College (2016) and a Fellowship of University College London (2107).

Gain the latest insights and thinking from Sir Robert Naylor as he assesses the current challenges facing the property and estates landscape and the next steps for estates professionals across the NHS