Tim Ryley

Occupation: Chief Executive

Tim is CEO of Leeds CCG.  He is passionate about reimaging commissioning in the context of models of value-based healthcare and the development of integrated networks and partnerships. This has led to a strong commitment in distributive approaches to leadership both within systems and teams. He is also  interested in exploring how strategy harnesses and adjusts to the fast-moving digitally driven world we all now live in and how we can develop community assets to support health outcomes.

Tim first started working in the NHS 19 years ago as a primary care service improvement manager; looking at older people and medicines management. This followed work in the charity sector for Age Concern and as a Priest in the Church of England. In the NHS he then worked in a number of general management roles including; clinical governance and quality assurance, risk management and corporate governance, programme management, strategy, and planning. Before coming to Leeds he was the Director for Strategy, Planning, and Corporate at Stockport CCG acting as the Programme Director for the Stockport Together partnership – a national Vanguard site.

He has an honour’s degree in Geography, and Master’s degrees in Theology and Organisational Effectiveness & Total Quality Management.

Tim lives in Leeds and loves being outdoors enjoying the wonderful Yorkshire Dales and Moors.