Daniel Mortimer

Interim Chief Executive

NHS Confederation, UK

Danny Mortimer is the interim Chief Executive of the NHS Confederation having previously served as its Deputy Chief Executive. Danny has been Chief Executive of NHS Employers since November 2014, leading work relating to workforce policy and practice.
Danny first worked in healthcare as a porter and a CSV care assistant before becoming a management trainee in Stoke-on-Trent. He worked in the NHS in Bath and Brighton before taking up his first director post in West Sussex. He then worked in Executive roles in hospitals in Hertfordshire and Nottingham before joining NHS Employers.
Danny is a Chartered Companion of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, a Trustee of the Employers Network for Equality and Inclusion and the NHS Retirement Fellowship and chairs the Cavendish Coalition of social care and health organisations.