UNIVERSITY Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) has appointed a new interim non-executive director.
Denis Lidstone from Barrow is taking up the post for a period of four months on an NHS secondment.
He is a highly experienced practitioner in programme management projects in both the public and private sector.
The trust said his appointment would add knowledge and expertise to the board from his previous roles including partnering director at BAE Systems and director of the UK Council for Electronic Business.
In a career which has spanned 35 years, Mr Lidstone was employed initially as an electrical design engineer at the Barrow shipyard before undertaking a number of specialised roles in the defence sector. He has also stood as a temporary non-executive director of NHS North of England.
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