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Thursday, 23 November 2017
Paul Fenton

Paul Fenton

Director of Estates

Paul Fenton

Paul joined The Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust in September 2015 and has direct responsibility for the Trust’s Estates and Facilities services, including building maintenance, Electrical and Bio-Medical Engineering (EBME), catering, cleaning, portering, security and car parking services. He is also responsible for the Trust's Estates Strategy and capital development programme, and all property/land acquisition and disposals, property leases and contracts.

Paul is a Chartered Engineer, having extensive experience over the last 25 years within the Building Services and Facilities industry in both the public and private sectors, in the UK and European markets. Commencing his career in the NHS in 2002, Paul has held senior positions in four acute hospitals and joined the Trust from North Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.

Paul is a Fellow of The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), and a member of The Institute of Health Engineering and Estate Management (IHEEM) and the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM). He is the immediate past Chairman of the Health Estates & Facilities Management Association (HEFMA) and sits on its National Council.