Ben Jupp is Director of Strategy at NHS England and Improvement. In that role he heads the strategy team, which supports the development of corporate strategy and leads specific strategic reviews. Prior to joining NHS England and Improvement, Ben held a range of roles in strategy and innovation. These included Director of Public Service Strategy and Innovation across the central government, establishing a number of social enterprises and social investment funds at the non-for-profit Social Finance, Director of the Office of the Third Sector and head of strategy at the Home Office. He started his career in the NHS, and has a particular interest in the collaboration between health services, patients and wider communities.