Brendan is Chief Executive of Concern Group, comprising leading third sector organisations: Mental Health Concern and Insight Healthcare. He has a psychiatric nursing background and has worked in mental health for 30 years in both statutory and non-statutory sectors. In addition to leading the Group, he provides third sector representation and expertise on a number of local, regional and national strategic forums focused on cross-sector development of health and social care.
He has extensive experience in mental health service development and working in partnership with NHS organisations and multi-agency consortia. Brendan looks to develop ideas and share learning with colleagues from a range of backgrounds and agencies.
Whilst having a clear focus on the mental health and well-being agenda, he is keen to support service innovation and development for wider system change to improve the lives of the people we serve.