Paul Cross, Regional Partnership Director – East of England

Regional Partnership Director – East of England

Paul joins NHS Property Services with over 20 years’ experience in formulating estate and workplace strategies over a diverse range of property types. In his new role as Regional Partnership Director he works with NHS organisations in the East of England to deliver transformational projects for the NHS estate.

Paul’s previous roles include Telereal Trillium – where he delivered office rationalisation and service depot and operational reconfiguration for BT as strategic regional lead in Northern England, Scotland and Ireland and latterly led on a 60-building strategy for BT’s main research and development campus. In this time he was responsible for estate transformation projects that have achieved c.£15 million in cost savings, offering strategic estates support to right-size and optimise client work and service space.

At NHSPS, Paul is Regional Partnership Director for the East of England, meaning he works with the region’s Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships (STPs) and Integrated Care Systems (ICSs) to deliver key estate requirements that support clinical strategies. He engages with senior stakeholders in these organisations, driving a collaborative approach to progress and deliver transformational projects for the NHS estate – with a current value of £21 million.