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Leadership at the BMA

Browse biographies of our leadership and team of executive directors, who work towards objectives set by BMA Council

 

  • Chief officers

    Council chair

    Portrait of Chaand Nagpaul

    Chaand Nagpaul

     

    President

    Professor Dinesh Bhugra CBE

     

    Treasurer

    Trevor Pickersgill BMA council member

    Dr Trevor Pickersgill

     

    Representative Body chair

    Anthea Mowat 2014

    Anthea Mowat
  • Leadership team

    Chief executive

    Belinda Phipps interim chief executive officer (CEO) of the BMA

    Belinda Phipps

     

    Director of Finance and Corporate Services

    Patrick Murphy
BMA staff
Finance 

    Patrick Murphy

     

    Interim director of HR

    Alan Farmer, HR Director

    Alan Farmer

     

    Director of Member Relations

    Chris Darke

    Chris Darke

     

    Director of Policy

    Raj Jethwa

    Raj Jethwa

     

    Director of Strategy and Insight

    Christine Fielden

    Christine Yeates

     

    Interim directors of Engagement and Communications

    Phil and Gareth
Phil Clark
Gareth Parry-Jones

    Phil Clark and Gareth Parry-Jones

     

    Head of Council Secretariat

    Nicholas Harrison

     

    Chief information officer

    Ian Turfrey

     

    Director of Corporate Development

    Nicky Jayesinghe

     

    Director BMA Law

    Viv Du-Feu

     

    National director Northern Ireland

    Claire Armstrong

     

    National director Scotland

    Jill Vickerman, BMA Scottish Secretary

    Jill Vickerman

     

    National director Wales

    Rachel Podolak

    Rachel Podolak