14 January 2022

ELFT’s Irfaan Ibne, Head of HR Operations and Workforce Lead for the North East London vaccination programme, has been appointed Head of Operations for Primary Care. 

Irfaan has worked at ELFT for 13 years and has undertaken a variety of roles in the Trust, including from clinical to administrative roles, recruitment, employee relations, business partnering and operations across different directorates. 

Irfaan's new role as Head of Operations for Primary Care, will be largely based in Bedfordshire. Yet, he will carry a directorate-wide responsibility for performance, agency, contracts and more.  

On his new role Irfaan said:

"I am already amazed at the incredible work you do and I’m really excited to jump in and start helping the team! Thanks to everyone for being so welcoming. It is a real honour for me to join the Primary Care team and look forward to working with you all." 

Marina Muirhead, Director of Primary Care said:

"I am so pleased to have appointed Irfaan into the role, I think everybody at the trust knows how talented Irfaan is and we, as a Directorate, are excited for his arrival in February."