Ian Mullen OBE

Former NHS Chairman

Ian Mullen is the former Chairman of Britain’s National Health Service. With a wealth of medical experience in healthcare, Mullen has worked within a huge variety of environments. Mullen has excellent knowledge on the public sector and SME’s.

Mullen has had an incredible impact on the way that the healthcare system works. A vast amount of legislation that underpins the NHS was brought into existence by Ian Mullen. Moving away from the public sector, Mullen has shown passion for healthcare, providing advice to the private sector through healthcare consultancy. Working alongside large clients such as Tesco, Morgan Grenfell, the US Embassy in London, Superdrug and Deutsche Bank, Mullen is definitely not short of experience when it comes to the private sector.

Mullen has featured regularly on many TV and Radio News as well as current affairs programmes. This includes BBC‘s Newsnight, File On 4, Todays Programme etc. Both Russian TV stations sent crew to interview Mullen in 2011 regarding the robots in Forth Valley Royal Hospital. Mullen invited to deliver the keynote address at Australian Healthcare week 2011, that was in Sydney. Mullen has presented in Western Australia, Spain and Switzerland, as well as many UK venues.

Mullen was also invited to present at the inaugural NHS Trust Foundation conference in Liverpool in October 2012 on The Chair, Leadership and Transformation.

Additionally, Mullen has been invited to chair the Serco plc Healthcare Advisory Board UK & Europe and is also a member of the John Laing plc and Laing O’Rourke project boards. This provides advice on the development of new healthcare products. He has been invited by the Scottish Government agency, Scottish Futures Trust and to also chair one of the five Scottish Hub Companies to provide investment in new capital projects for 17 public sector organisations in Central Scotland.

Mullen is one of the most powerful people in healthcare in the UK. A brilliant after dinner speaker, Ian Mullen can deliver a well though out and fluent speech, ultimately making him brilliant at what he does.

To book Ian Mullen as the keynote speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing agent@championsukplc.com or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When at corporate events, Ian is known to cover the following topics:

  • The Chair, Leadership & Transformation
  • Leading Change In A Hostile Environment
  • Managing Determined Opposition
  • Employing Robots To Provide 21st Century Services
  • A 21st Century Hospital – The Robots are Coming
  • A New Hospital Designed By Patients, Public & Staff