David Powell

David joined Alder Hey as development director in December 2012 and has over 30 years' experience working in the NHS.

A main part of David’s current role is project director for the new Alder Hey in the Park, as well as executive lead for innovation.

Prior to his role at Alder Hey, David held development director posts in Bristol and London, overseeing new hospital programmes.

David’s main schemes include:

• The new Central Middlesex Hospital - £100m;
• The Bristol Laboratory/Research complex - £100m;
• Bristol Southmead Hospital - £430m; and
• Alder Hey Children’s Hospital - £200m.

David has a history degree from Manchester University and is a qualified accountant.