Iain Beith is a Professor in Health Education with a long track record of providing and leading high quality healthcare education and research in a range of Higher Education Institutions. In addition he sits on many committees and working groups in external organisations at local regional and national levels including HEE, NHS England, NHS Improvement and DH, often representing the Council and a range of health professions. In addition he has a number of governance roles in the statutory and charity sectors which provide a good basis for taking on the treasurer role. He is keen to help the Council navigate a path to a more independent status.