Nigel Foster

Director of Finance

Nigel is a CIPFA qualified accountant who started his career with Oxfordshire County Council before a spell in the private sector working for the business process outsourcing firm Liberata, where amongst other things he managed a pan-European shared service centre for a subsidiary of ICI.

He has been working in the NHS since 2002, originally with Wokingham PCT and then NHS Berkshire West where he held a variety of senior finance roles. From March 2012 he led the formation of Central Southern Commissioning Support Unit (CSCSU) and became their Chief Finance Officer. He joined the CCG as Director of Finance & Performance in November 2013.

Nigel was appointed as Director of Finance for Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust in August 2017, and now holds an honorary contract with the CCG to continue as our Director of Finance.

He is also involved in working with colleagues across the Frimley Health and Care ICS area and leads the 'Connected Care' IT interoperability project which is enabling the sharing of patient records between primary, secondary and social care.