Angela Attah has more than 25 years’ governance experience and has spent much of her career in the NHS, including at Great Ormond Street NHS Foundation Trust, a mental health trust, and several general hospitals. Before joining the NHS she was Head of Central Administration at the Royal Pharmaceutical Society.

She is currently the Director of Legal and Governance at the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), responsible for compliance, risk management, and wider legal and governance issues. She also worked at the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) as Deputy Company Secretary.

As well as healthcare, Angela is passionate about education and has spent many years as a governor/Vice Chair of local church primary schools, and chaired school admission/exclusion appeals hearings for her local authority. She is currently a member of the Girls Learning Trust, a multi-academy trust in south-west London.

Angela is also a Director on the Board of Love Wimbledon Business Improvement District, and is on the District Church Council of her church, having served as a church warden for many years.