We are delighted to announce that Charlie Cassell will take on the role of Director of Operations and Strategy for the National Guardian’s Office from 29th August 2023. 

Charlie has worked in the National Guardian’s Office for the past two years, first as National Lead for Corporate and Governance and then as Interim Head of Office, focussing on developing our assurance processes, building our corporate functions and strengthening our engagement with our funding partners.   

Charlie said: “I am delighted to be appointed as the Director for Operations and Strategy for the National Guardian’s office.  I look forward to working with the team and Freedom to Speak Up guardians to make speaking up business as usual.” 

Charlie has 17 years of experience working in healthcare both in the UK and abroad, in culturally diverse and demanding public, private and third sector environments,  including at the Department of Health, Royal British Legion, Ara Darzi Qatar Limited and Deloitte Middle East.