About the Trust
Neil has extensive experience in both executive and non-executive roles in public, private and third sector organisations in the North East and London. Neil has experience as Vice Chair of the Joint Audit Committee for the Police and Crime Commissioner and Chief Constable of Northumbria Police and is Senior Independent Trustee of Age UK Northumberland. He is also a senior partner in economic and management consultancy Ellingham Associates.
His previous appointments include Director of Finance at One North East and Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Audit Committee at the Port of Tyne Authority. He was also Principal Finance Officer for a large London borough; held high levels positions with the Tyne and Wear Development Corporation and, as a senior management consultant, has advised on major city regeneration projects.