Commissioning Sector

Due to the complex nature of commissioning organisations, the Network has several project reference groups that have expert representatives from the membership on each of the project topics that the Network facilitates. For information regarding the commissioner project reference groups, please contact Jessica Grantham.


Network Support: Jessica Grantham, Project Manager
NHS Benchmarking Network

Acute Sector

The Acute sector has project reference groups consisting of membership representative from their respective fields that oversee the acute services work programme. For information regarding the acute project reference groups, please contact Aidan Rawlinson


Network Support: Aidan Rawlinson, Programme Manager
NHS Benchmarking Network

Mental Health Sector

Overseeing the development and delivery of the work programme for mental health and learning disability services. This Mental Health Reference Group supports projects on inpatient care, community services, CAMHS, and learning disabilities. For information on the reference group, please contact Julian, Tracy or Zoe.


Chair: Julian Emms, Chief Executive, Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Deputy Chair: Tracy White, Head of Performance and Business Intelligence, Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust

Network Support: Zoe Morris, Programme Manager
NHS Benchmarking Network

Community Sector

This Community Reference Group oversees the development of projects for community services member organisations. This includes shaping the project's coverage and reviewing project outputs for a wide range of community services and community hospital services. For information about the community reference group, please contact Sharon, Matthew or Debbie.


Chair: Sharon Charlton, Director of Resources, Anglian Community Enterprise (ACE) Community Interest Company

Deputy Chair: Matthew O'Reilly, Head of Performance and Information, Gloucestershire Care Services NHS Trust

Network Support: Debbie Hibbert, Programme Manager
NHS Benchmarking Network