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Rt Hon Paul Burstow

President of TSA and former Care Minister

Paul Burstow has a wide range of experience of government and public service.

Paul served as Minister of State for Care Services, where he had an extensive brief.  His areas of responsibility included care for the elderly, adult social care, mental health and learning disability programmes. He was also responsible for reforming social care law and drafting the government’s mental health strategy.

Paul has also chaired two year-long independent commissions, one on mental health with the think-tank Centre Forum, another on the Future of Residential Care with the think-tank Demos.

Currently Paul chairs the Tavistock and Portman NHS FT, is senior advisor to the TSA and Chairs the National Advisory Board of the Design Council’s Transform Ageing project.

Chief Executive, TSA

Chief Nurse, NHS Digital

Chief Operating Officer, System C & Graphnet Care Alliance

Vice President, Doro Care

Carer and Vice President, Carers UK

Chair, AHSN Network and Chief Executive, Innovation Agency

Head of all IP migration, BT Group

Director, Network Infrastructure, SITE

Chief Executive Officer, ReachOut Australia

Chief Clinical Information Officer Health and Social Care, NHS England

President of the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS).

Development Director at Social Spider and Former editor of mental health magazine One in Four

President of TSA and former Care Minister

Chair, NHS Confederation

Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport

Chief Executive Officer, Ark Home Healthcare

Chief Executive, Care Quality Commission

Director, PA Consulting and Programme Director, Argenti

Associate – Technology Strategy, TSA