Jan Sobieraj is CEO of United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust and former Managing Director of the NHS Leadership Academy.
Jan previously served in the post of Managing Director for NHS and Social Care Workforce at the Department of Health from July 2011.
In 2011 he was seconded from NHS Sheffield where he was Chief Executive from 2006 to the Department of Health as Director of Leadership.
He has been a Chief Executive in different NHS organisations for 13 years, including taking Barnsley Hospital to a first wave NHS Foundation Trust.
Jan is a Honorary Professor of De Montfort University, a visiting Senior Fellow at Sheffield Hallam University and Trustee for the charities Combat Stress and Local Government Association Leadership Centre. He has held a number of senior roles on national bodies and in local organisations, including Trustee of the Health Foundation.
Over the last 30 years of his management career, Jan has been passionate about working in partnership with leaders, staff, patients and trade unions to improve healthcare.