The FFF Finance Leaders networks have been established to provide development programmes and networking opportunities for those working at band 8B and above. There are 7 Finance Leaders Networks’ as follows:

  • North East and Yorkshire
  • North West
  • Midlands
  • East of England
  • London
  • South East 
  • South West

As part of the network, members have access to:

  • Webinars
  • Action Learning Sets
  • Group Coaching
  • Opportunity to apply for National Talent Pool
  • On-going communications around further development opportunities including shadowing, secondments etc.

Enrolment to the networks is by self-nomination, please email us with the following information:

  • Name
  • Job title
  • Organisation
  • Region
  • Band
  • Email

Please note that by applying to be part of the regional networks you will be agreeing to receive email updates from the FFF and your details may be shared with other network members.

Coming up...

FFF will be running a series of workshops ‘In conversation with…’ various NHS board members including Finance Directors, Chief Executives, Medical Directors and Non-Executives. This series of events will give attendees an opportunity to hear about the careers of NHS leaders, how they have dealt with the challenges of the pandemic and the skills needed to become a leader.  For each session we are looking for a Chair from the FFF Finance Leaders network, if you would be interested in Chairing one of these sessions please email us.

Series 2 ‘In conversation with…’
  • London Tuesday 14 September 2pm-3pm with Chris Brown, Chief Executive, London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust
  • South East Monday 20 September 11am-12pm with Dame Marianne Griffiths, Chief Executive, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust
  • East of England Friday 15 October 11am-12pm with Caroline Walker, Chief Executive, North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust

Series 3 'In conversation with ...' New in post FD's

  • North East and Yorkshire Tuesday 28 September 2pm-3pm with Amy Whitaker Executive Director of Finance, Airedale NHS FT.
  • Midlands Wednesday 29 September 11am-12pm with Helen Troalen Director of Finance, The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust.

Spaces are limited to 25 per session.

Please note these sessions will be run virtually and on a regional basis (x7 regions) and are exclusively for the FFF Finance Leaders network, if you would like to join the network please get in touch.