Ian Dalton CBE – Chief Executive, NHS Improvement

Ian Dalton CBE

Ian Dalton, CBE became Chief Executive of NHS Improvement in December 2017. Ian has an exceptional track record with over 30 years’ experience in the NHS and the wider health sector. He joined NHS Improvement from Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust where he is Chief Executive Officer.

Ian has held a number of senior provider, regional and national NHS roles throughout his career including Chief Operating Officer and Deputy CEO at NHS England and Chief Executive of NHS North of England, the North East Strategic Health Authority and two acute hospital trusts.