Dr Mark Britnell

Partner and Chairman

KPMG in the UK

Mark is Chairman and Partner of the Global Health Practice at KPMG. Since 2009, he has worked in 60 countries, helping governments, public and private sector organizations with operations, strategy and policy. He has a pioneering and inspiring global vision for healthcare in both the developed and developing world and has written extensively on what works around the world (kpmg.com/whatworks). As Chairman for the Global Healthcare Practice, Mark has responsibility for KPMG’s 4,000 health staff across more than 40 countries. Mark has dedicated his professional life to healthcare and has led organizations at local, regional, national and global levels. He was CEO of high-performing University Hospitals in Birmingham and master-minded the largest new hospital build in the NHS. He also ran the NHS from Oxford to the Isle of Wight before joining the NHS Management Board as a Director-General. This frontline experience grounds his approach to empowering, motivating and inspiring healthcare innovation.

  • Advisory
  • Health Boards
  • Health Plans
  • Healthcare
  • Healthcare Systems
  • Healthcare regulatory compliance
  • International Markets
  • National Health Service
  • Public Hospitals and Medical Services Providers
  • Public Policy and Regulatory Change
  • Honorary Doctor of Science (DSc) 2009, University of Wolverhampton

  • Senior Associate, Kings Fund

  • Former Advisor to the Chief Executive of the Kings Fund, London

  • Honorary Senior Fellow, Health Service Management Centre, University of Birmingham

  • International speaker & lecturer

  • Member of the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on the Future of the Health Sector