Published: 30/06/2005, Volume II5, No. 5962 Page 36

Caroline Shaw has been appointed chief executive of Christie Hospital trust in Manchester. She is currently deputy chief executive/ director of operations at South Manchester University Hospitals trust.

Cynthia Conquest has been appointed director of finance at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children trust. She was previously deputy finance director at the trust. Cynthia has been in NHS finance for 26 years.

Maxine Foster has been named director of human resources and organisational development at Chelsea and Westminster Healthcare trust. She joins from South West London strategic health authority, where she was head of workforce development.

Send details of senior appointments to andrew.snowball@emap. com