Margaret Gildea was appointed as Non-Executive Director on 6 September 2016.
Margaret brings a significant level of experience to the boardroom in terms of employee engagement and culture change. Margaret is a practised HR professional with 30 years’ experience in increasingly senior roles at Rolls-Royce, culminating in being the company director of learning and development and divisional executive vice president of HR.
Since 2009 Margaret has worked as a freelance HR consultant specialising in areas such as strategy development, leadership and organisation design. She has coupled this with other Board appointments and is currently a non-executive director for Derwent Living.
On 1 January 2017, Margaret became the Trust's Senior Independent Director (SID). Margaret serves as an alternative point of contact for governors and directors when they have concerns or when it would be inappropriate to contact the Chair or Chief Executive.
Non-Executive Director & Senior Independent Director
Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Derby, DE22 3LZ
Tel: 01332 623700 ext 31201