Trust governors

The council of governors exists to represent the views of foundation trust members, to hold the board of directors to account, and advise on the Trust's future direction.

The governors are elected by our foundation trust members which currently stands at approximately 10,000 made up of patients, carers, the public and staff.

All Trust members are eligible to stand for election - join today! 

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The Trust’s council of governors has 22 positions, of whom 18 are elected from the public, patient and staff constituencies.

The table below lays out how our governors are chosen.  

Elected governors

Constituency Number of governors Areas / classes represented

 

Public

 

4

North London (1)
Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire & Essex (1)
South London and South-East England (1)
Rest of England & Wales (1)

 

 

Patients & carers

 

 

9

North London (2)
Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire & Essex (2)
South London and South-East England (2)
Rest of the United Kingdom & overseas (2)
Carers (1)

Staff

5

Representing both hospitals

Appointed governors

Partner Number of governors
Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea

1

London Borough of Hillingdon

1

University of London

1

Imperial College London

1

 

Currently, we do not have an appointed governor representing:

  • University of London

Council of governors meeting dates

Tuesday 11 February 2020 2.30pm to 4.30pm Royal Brompton Hospital board room
Tuesday 12 May 2020 11am to 1pm Royal Brompton Hospital board room
Tuesday 14 July 2020  11am to 1pm   Harefield Hospital concert hall
Tuesday 13 October 2020 11am to 1pm 

Harefield Hospital concert hall