Anu is a board level local government and health leader. Former roles include statutory director of adult social care and chair of an NHS integrated care trust.
Anu was also director of patient and public participation and insight for NHS England. She made sure that the voices of patients, service users, carers and the public were at the heart of how the NHS worked. She was responsible for equalities, health inequalities, person centred care, and the national relationship with the voluntary and community sector.
She is passionate about service improvement and community empowerment, with experience leading on new relationships with communities for a range of local councils.