Pam Garside is a Fellow of the Judge Business School of the University of Cambridge and has her own management consultancy, Newhealth, specialising in organisational strategy and development in healthcare. She works extensively with boards of a wide range of healthcare organisations on leadership, governance and strategy issues. She began her professional life in management in the NHS and now spends her time working with the Department of Health, NHS organisations, and the private sector in the UK and internationally. Pam is also Senior Associate of the Nuffield Trust, an Adjunct Professor at Imperial College Business School and a board member of the International Women's Forum Leadership Foundation in Washington DC.
Penny Dash, a doctor by training, is currently a senior partner at McKinsey & Company where she uses her substantial expertise in redesigning healthcare services in order to improve life expectancy, ensure high quality services, and reduce cost. Penny was previously the Head of Strategy for the NHS, where she developed the 2000 NHS Plan, which is still used today as a guide for policy direction. From 2004 to 2006 she served as a Non-Executive Director of Monitor.
ZPB Associates are CHN's commercial partners. ZPB is a marketing and data consultancy specialising in business-to-NHS marketing and communications led by Zoe Bedford and Alex Kafetz. ZPB are a small team of experienced marketing and data specialists, with a particular interest in the use of data to foster strong, productive relationships between the NHS and private sector.
They support the CHN by managing the day-to-day activity of the network and provide input into the long-term strategy for the organisation.