Professor Ashok 'Ash' Soni OBE
Non-Executive Director, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Professor Ashok 'Ash' Soni OBE is a Non-executive Director of Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. He was one of the first pharmacists to qualify as a supplementary prescriber from King's College London and in 2007 he qualified as an independent prescriber. Professor Soni has extensive experience in a wide variety of non-executive positions. In 2011, Ashok was appointed to the NHS Future Forum as the first pharmacist representative to review the proposed Health and Social Care Bill. He has been Chair of the National Pharmacy Association's Board, is a past President, Assembly and English Pharmacy Board Member of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and is currently a Vice President of the International Pharmacy Federation. He has also held several roles with Lambeth Clinical Commissioning Group including Clinical Network Lead and Professional Executive Committee Chair. Professor Soni is also an Executive Member of the National Association of Primary Care and has received an OBE for Services to Pharmacy and the NHS.