Ed Marsden has a clinical background in general and psychiatric nursing and NHS management. He has worked for the National Audit Office, the Department of Health and the West Kent Health Authority where he was director of performance management. He combines his responsibilities as Verita’s managing director with an active role in leading complex consultancy. He worked with Kate Lampard to provide independent oversight of the 40 or so investigations carried out by the NHS into allegations about Jimmy Savile. He and Kate wrote a lessons learnt report for the Secretary of State for Health arising from the publication of the Savile investigations. Recently, he was appointed by the global board of G4S plc to investigate the concerns raised by BBC Panorama in their programme about Brook House immigration removal centre at Gatwick airport. The report was published in December 2018. Ed has advised the Jersey government about the inquiry into historical child abuse. He is an associate of the Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit where he has carried out three assignments on immigration.
He is the founder of a new healthcare tech company called Eva (www.evaapplications.com).
Ed is married and lives in London. He has two grown-up children.
If you would like to learn more about Verita Consultancy Ltd, then please contact Ed Marsden on 020 7494 5670 or [email protected].
Verita Consultancy Ltd
Verita are a leading independent consultancy for regulated organisations. We specialise in carrying out objective investigations of complex and often sensitive issues in a thorough and progressive manner. We also provide organisations with specialist support and advise them on challenging operational and strategic issues in order to help them evolve and improve.
At Verita, we are known for our thoroughness and commitment to producing evidence-based reports that not only withstand rigorous challenge but provide insight and a clear path to resolution or improvement.
Our investigations and reviews approach is measured, appropriate and acutely focused on finding solutions. Our approach saves our clients time and money by getting it right the first time. That’s why we are considered the UK’s #1 Investigations Consultancy organisation.