The FedBucks Board
FedBucks' Board of Directors are committed to creating a healthcare organisation that has the patient's interest at its core.
Dr Penny Macdonald - Chair
Dr Penny Macdonald is Chair of FedBucks and a GP, Managing Partner and Trainer at Marlow Medical Group since 2008. Prior to her medical career she was a Production Manager in the fashion industry – most recently for JP Boden & Co Ltd. She was a founding board member of FedBucks and is currently co-Clinical Lead with Dr Martin Thornton for mobilisation of the Bucks 24/7 out of hours serviceFedBucks' Board of Directors are committed to creating a healthcare organisation that has the patient's interest at its core.
Laks Khangura - CEO
Laks Khangura has a commercial background and an excellent track record in growing start-up organisations. He has over twenty years of executive and non-executive board level experience specialising in healthcare, across the full spectrum of NHS Services; Commissioning, Community, Mental Health, Primary Care and Outsourcing - Teleradiology. Laks is passionate about creating a patient focused FedBucks starting with Bucks 24/7 services.
Dr Martin Thornton - Clinical Director
Martin qualified from the University of Liverpool in 1997. He initially pursued a career in surgery training in Sheffield, then specialised in ENT surgery in the Southwest. After obtaining a Wellcome trust funded research degree at world renowned Blond McIndoe laboratories, he moved to general practice to benefit from more rewarding patient centred personal care and pursue his passion for innovative healthcare development. Trained in general practice in Devon, since 2009 he has been a GP partner and business development lead at Trinity Health in Buckinghamshire. He is leading on productive general practice programme within his practice and his interests lie in making health care responsive, innovative and patient focussed. Currently co-Clinical Lead with Dr Penny Macdonald for mobilisation of the Bucks 24/7 out of hours service.
Dr Tilly Siva - Director
Dr Siva qualified from Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School in 1988. He has spent time in Boston, Massachusetts at a Harvard Teaching Hospital specialising in Internal Medicine and Cardiology. Dr Siva has been a GP for over 16 years. He has been an independent complaints advisor to two out of hours providers, and taken a leading role in creating the Chiltern GP collaborative before forming Chiltern Health in 2007, CV Health in 2012, and FedBucks in 2017.
Dr Shaheen Jinah - Director
Dr Shaheen Jinah qualified as a doctor at University College London in 1995 and has been a GP since 1999. She has worked in Family Planning and for Brook Advisory Service, and also spent 2 years in Alberta Canada where she worked as a rural Family Physician.
Prior to becoming a partner at Hughenden Valley Surgery in 2018, Dr Jinah was a Clinical Director at Harrow CCG. Dr Jinah joined FedBucks in January 2019 as locality director for the Amersham and Chesham locality.
Dr Dominic Wood - Director
Dominic qualified with his medical degree from Imperial College Medical School, London 2002 after completing a BSc (Hons) in Management from Imperial College Business School in 2000. He completed his post-graduate medical training at Wexham Park and Heatherwood Hospitals from 2002-2006 and then his GP training in Burnham in 2006/7. He joined the Simpson Centre in 2007 and is soon to be management partner at his practice. He became a director of FedBucks in November 2016. He is committed to excellent service provision and keeping the patient at the core of the healthcare service. He is the Caldicott Guardian for FedBucks.
Zoe Brogan has joined FedBucks as the locality director for Wycombe, and also works as the Operations Director for BetterHealth Bucks CiC and Practice Manager for Cressex Health Centre. Prior to working in the health service, Zoe had a successful career working for the Ministry of Defence in governance and financial management before leaving to join the education sector where she worked for three years as a Business Manager within Finance, HR and Project Management. Zoe has joined the federation as a board member as she believes the success of future NHS Primary Care strategies lies within federated working.
Lesley Munro-Faure - Director
Lesley Munro-Faure is the FedBucks director for Aylesbury South locality, and is also a practice manager at Unity Health in Princes Risborough.
Dr Sunil Pillai-Director
Dr Sunil Pillai joined FedBucks in January 2019 as the locality director for Aylesbury Central locality. Dr Pillai is also a GP Partner at Poplar Grove practice in Aylesbury.