Kieran joined Verita in 2014. He is an experienced consultant with a passion for improving public services. Following a varied career encompassing local government, government agencies and the private sector, Kieran spent five years working in NHS commissioning. He was involved in the setting up of four central London Clinical Commissioning Groups, advising on areas such as governance, risk management and conflicts of interest. Legally qualified, he has wide experience of delivering solutions to governance issues in the NHS and outside. While at Verita he has led a review of a conflict of interest issue at a CCG for NHS England and has been involved in a number of investigations into meeting government targets for Emergency Department performance and referral to treatment times for acute trusts. He also manages Verita’s work supporting the British Council and the Lottery Forum in handling complaints.