Adam Doyle is the chief executive officer for the three Sussex Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) – NHS Brighton and Hove CCG, NHS East Sussex CCG and NHS West Sussex CCG. Adam is also the ICS Leader for the Sussex Health and Care Partnership and has worked within the Sussex system for the last four years. Adam has been credited with the significant turnaround of the CCGs in Sussex, having taken the seven CCGs in Sussex from an inadequate to good position and the reshaping of the Sussex ICS to be one of the most improved systems in the country. Adam has also led the NHS response to COVID-19 and the COVID-19 vaccination programme.
Adam started his NHS career as a physiotherapist and has held a number of senior healthcare roles over the past 15 years, which have involved advising government departments on key strategic public policy reforms.
Before working in Sussex, Adam was the Chief Executive Officer (Accountable Officer) at NHS Merton CCG in London, where he worked from its establishment in 2013. Prior to this, Adam held a number of Director roles in provider and commissioning organisations in London.