Published: 16/09/2004, Volume II4, No. 5923 Page 39

Nurse Anna McCreadie is to be director of services for both Waveney primary care trust and Suffolk county council's social care services. She will be the first to hold a joint PCT/social care executive directorship in Suffolk. She is currently director of nursing at Hammersmith and Fulham PCT. She has more than 20 years of nursing and management experience.

Nicholas Steele joins Sheffield South West primary care trust as director of finance.

He was previously assistant director of finance for Bradford Teaching Hospitals foundation trust.

Anne Arnold has moved to Teamwork Management Service as a management consultant. She was formerly Department of Health payment by results team implementation manager.

Professor Ann Sheen has been appointed chief executive of Royal Berkshire and Battle Hospitals trust. She first joined the trust 30 years ago as a staff nurse, becoming director of nursing in 1989 and deputy chief executive in 1993.

Jamie Rentoul has been appointed head of strategy at the Healthcare Commission.He is currently executive director of the prime minister's strategy unit.

Richard Wells has been appointed operations service manager at Kings College Hospital trust.He is currently Modernisation Agency business and performance manager.

Bryony Freeman has been appointed service manager for women's and children's health/ income generation at Whittington Hospital.

David McNiven joins Sue Ryder Care as head of neurological care.

In the 16 August issue we mistakenly listed Graham Rich as chief executive of United Bristol Healthcare trust.He is chief operating officer.

Keep us posted

Please send details of senior appointments, indicating whether a photograph is available, to andrew. snowball@emap. com