Marcus Warnes - Accountable Officer

Marcus has worked in the NHS for more than 20 years including five years in a joint appointment with a local authority, working in strategic partnerships and regeneration. He was previously the Accountable Officer for Stoke-on-Trent and North Staffordshire CCGs having worked with them since they were authorised in April 2011. Marcus’s background is in public health and health promotion, but he has worked in a range of NHS commissioning roles for over 10 years. 

In his role at the CCGs Marcus ensures they comply with their statutory duties and providing transformational and strategic leadership at Board level to ensure they are effective leaders and commissioners within the local health and social care system.