Stephen Docherty

Chief Information Officer & Chair London CIO Council, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

Stephen joined the NHS in 2014 taking on the role of Chief Information Officer for South London and Maudsley NHS Trust, having a technology background in digital marketing, the games industry, and high-tech manufacturing.

Stephen’s current focus is on developing and executing the Trust's digital strategy and transforming the workforce, whilst providing real-world digital interventions in mental health and beyond. In 2017, South London & Maudsley was selected by NHSE to become London's global digital exemplar (GDE) for mental health services.

Stephen was voted no.39 in the UK CIO 100 most influential CIOs in April 2017, and in November 2016 was nominated as Chair for the London CIO Council for health providers across the capital.