WORKFORCE: Winston Weir has been appointed director of finance at South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust.

Mr Weir, who is originally from Birmingham, joined the NHS from the private sector in 1993 and currently works at Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust.

Chief executive Glen Burley said: “He has held a number of senior finance posts in the NHS in the West Midlands, west London and he brings with him extensive PFI, financial recovery and performance management experience.  

“Winston is a chartered public finance accountant and will commence in post in the autumn.”