Coventry Citizens Advice
Simon Brake
Vice-Chair

I am currently Chief Officer for Walsall CCG. I have strategic & managerial responsibility for leading the commissioning and planning of health and care services. My previous roles include Director of Primary Care for Coventry & Rugby CCG and Chief Executive of the GP Federation. I regularly lead & chair service reconfiguration reviews, participate in national policy working groups and workshops. I hold a visiting Professorships at the University of Warwick Medical School & Warwick Manufacturing Group institute for Digital Healthcare, as well as Coventry University’s School of Health & Life Sciences.

I am now Vice Chair after serving as the Chair for Coventry Citizens Advice for 11 years.

I enjoy singing in choirs, working as a local churchwarden, skiing, spending time with my wife & seventeen year old daughter, as well as watching as many movies as I can.