Lakh Jemmett is a Non-Executive Director of the Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and Non-Executive Chairman of Portsmouth Water CCG (Customer Challenge Group).
He is an experienced CEO and Board Director, having successfully built and led International Technology Businesses for the past 30 years in FTSE main market, multiple European jurisdictions and Private Equity environments.
Lakh’s experience includes the leadership of organisations in the US, Asia, Europe and South America managing culturally diverse teams in Tier 1 Technology vendors (Alcatel Lucent/Nokia ) and Service providers (COLT Plc, BT Plc, US Sprint).
Lakh has a background in IT intensive Businesses, Telecommunications and Digital Services and has worked in both regulated and unregulated environments.
He has a BSc (Hons) in Physics and a Diploma in Company Direction from the London Institute of Directors.
Our Non-Executive Directors ensure that the Board practice in the best interests of patients and the public. They are essentially critical friends, holding the Board to account by challenging its decisions and outcomes to that they are satisfied that as an organisation we have both financial and operational integrity.
They use their knowledge, skills and experience to help the Board formulate Trust strategies and actively support and promote a healthy organisational culture.
Non-Executive Directors regularly speak with patients and staff, listening to their views, ideas and concerns.