Everyone in our team plays an important role in helping to build the foundations of a healthier society.
As Chief Executive, Kieron leads all areas of our work at Guy’s & St Thomas’ Foundation, working closely with the executive team and board of Trustees in furthering our mission to build a healthier society. Kieron is also Chief Executive of Impact on Urban Health — our programmatic body of work where we collaborate with businesses, governments and communities to pioneer new ways of addressing urban health inequalities. Kieron stewards the management and investment of our endowment portfolio of close to £1 billion in achieving both a financial return and health impact. He also leads our work in supporting NHS patient and staff care as the charity for Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust.
Since beginning his career at the Boston Consulting Group, Kieron has worked across the public sector at No.10, the Department for Business and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Kieron previously led the UK government’s work on impact investment, a role in which he helped form the G8 taskforce on social impact investment, and led initiatives creating the Access Foundation, Government Outcomes Lab and Dementia Discovery Fund.
Kieron sits on the Boards of Big Society Capital, the Design Council and Catch22. He chairs LIPH — a global coalition of institutional investors working to improve people’s health — as well as Nesta’s Cultural Impact Development Fund. He a is member of the Mayor of London’s Childhood Obesity Taskforce and on the advisory council of the Impact Investing Institute. In 2014 Kieron was selected as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.