Caroline Chipperfield

Caroline Chipperfield

Director Leadership Development and Delivery, NHS England and NHS Improvement

Caroline has over 25 years’ experience in both the private and public sectors in change management, people and organisational development. Her strong business background derives from operational roles, generalist human resource management experience and specialist development roles.

Caroline is the Director of Leadership Development and Delivery for the People Directorate within NHS England. Her role includes the leadership and oversight for the NHS Leadership Academy national programmes, design, delivery and evaluation, clinical leadership, digital leadership development and the award winning NHS Graduate Management Training Scheme.

Caroline thrives on working with others and has established effective partnerships across many networks in health and care, ensuring leaders can be supported through appropriate leadership interventions, at a system, organisation, team and individual level.