Rikki is the Chief Executive of Healthwatch Greenwich and is responsible for overseeing all aspects of Healthwatch Greenwich’s work. Rikki supports and advises the Board and manages the Healthwatch Team to ensure that Healthwatch Greenwich truly reflects the voice of the community, providing evidence based information to service providers and commissioners ensuring services can be improved. Rikki brings 20 years experience of managing services in the public and voluntary sectors, including service user involvement, change management, service performance improvement, business development and programme management. Previously Director of Commercial Services for vInspired, Rikki was also Head of Commissioning at the National Citizen Service Trust and responsible for designing and leading the 2014 commissioning round. Rikki is a qualified youth worker. He is also a Trustee for Friends of the Elderly.
Clive recruits and supervises the team of Healthwatch Greenwich volunteers, identifying their training needs so they fulfil their roles, and involves local people, voluntary and community organisations and public sector agencies.
Anna joins us from her role working in NHS engagement, governance and communication for Hammersmith and Fulham Clinical Commissioning Group. Before that she worked for Healthwatch Lambeth, as their mental health engagement lead. Currently conducting a research project into access and experience of mental health services of those from socioeconomically disadvantaged backgrounds, she has a keen interest in NHS provision and standards of care. With a background in psychology and psychiatry, Anna also currently volunteers as a bereavement and prison counsellor.