Rebecca Carlton

Rebecca Carlton
Rebecca Carlton, Chief Operaing Officer


Chief Operating Officer


Rebecca is responsible for the day to day operations of East Kent Hospitals University NHS Trust.

Board of Directors

Member of Clinical Executive Management Group

Chair of the Resilience Committee

History with the Trust

Rebecca joined the Trust from the Royal United Hospitals Bath where she was Chief Operating Officer, as Deputy Chief Operating Officer in August 2020.  She took up the role of Acting Chief Operating Officer on 1 November 2020 and was appointed to the role substantively on 16 July 2021. 

Professional background

Rebecca has worked at a senior level in both England and Wales as well as senior roles in London.

Masters from the London School of Economics (LSE) in heath policy, finance and planning.