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Diane Teasdale

Head of Strategic Risk
NHS Foundation Trust

Diane Teasdale has over twenty-five years’ experience in safety, risk management and governance in local government and the NHS. As Head of Strategic Planning & Risk for an NHS Foundation Trust, Diane leads on integrating strategic risk management, business planning and performance management processes. Diane is responsible for ensuring the Board of Directors is sighted on risks to operational performance and to the achievement of its strategic objectives through managing the Board Assurance Framework and advising on risk appetite. Diane is a Certified Member of the Institute of Risk Management (CMIRM), a Chartered Member of the Institute of Occupational Safety & Health (CMIOSH), a Member of the Institute of Leadership and Management, and is in the final stages of completing an MBA in Leadership and Sustainability. Diane will discuss her experience of strategic risk management in the NHS and share the Board Assurance Framework model she has led on developing. 

Diane Teasdale