The Partners of the CRUK KHP Centre are Cancer Research UK, King’s College London, Guy’s and St Thomas’s (GSTT), King’s College Hospital (KCH) and South London and the Maudsley (SLaM) Foundation Trusts. Representatives from these organisations form the Centre Board and are responsible for the oversight of the strategic direction of the Centre.

The CRUK-KHP Centre is run by the Operations (Ops) Committee, where strategy is determined for the Centre. The Committee meets monthly and is composed of the Centre Directors, representatives of the three Themes, the Training Lead and the ECMC Director.  


CRUK KHP Centre Board

  • Peter Parker - CRUK Centre Director (Chair)
  • Kate Blake - BRC Strategy Director
  • Thomas Foulkes - KCL Director of Research Strategy
  • Adrian Hayday - CRUK KHP Centre co-Director
  • Jill Lockett - Director of Performance and Delivery KHP
  • Juan Martin-Serrano - Vice Dean for Research and Impact
  • Anand Purushotham - Director of KHP CCC
  • David Scott - CRUK Director of Discovery Research & Research Communications
  • James Spicer - ECMC Director
  • Richard Trembath - Executive Dean FoLSM
  • Sean Whittaker - Co-Director of KHP CCC
  • Tony Ng - xxxxx

CRUK KHP Centre Operations Committee

  • Peter Parker - CRUK KHP Centre Director
  • Adrian Hayday - CRUK KHP Centre co-Director
  • James Arnold - Theme 1 (Tumour Metropolis) Lead
  • Francesca Ciccarelli - Theme 3 (Patient Profiling and Imaging) Lead
  • Francesco Dazzi - Theme 2 (Immunotherapies) Lead
  • Tony Ng - Theme 3 (Patient Profiling and Imaging) Lead
  • Sophie Organ - CRUK Research Engagement Manager
  • Sophie Papa - Theme 2 (Immunotherapies) Lead
  • Anand Purushotham - Co-Director of KHP CCC
  • Alan Ramsay - Theme 1 (Tumour Metropolis) Lead
  • James Spicer - ECMC Director
  • Ambi Williams - ECMC Manager

CEO Partners Board, KHP

  • Sir Robert Lechler - Executive Director of KHP
  • Ed Byrne - President and Principal of KCL
  • Amanda Pritchard - CEO GSTT
  • Peter Herring - CEO KCH
  • Matthew Patrick - CEO SLAM

CRUK KHP Centre Scientific Advisory Board

  • H. Shelton EarpDirector, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Simon Hollingsworth - Executive Director, Oncology, Global Project Director, Oncology, AstraZeneca
  • Massimo Loda - Professor of Pathology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Mark Cobbold - Lecturer on Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Ruth Plummer - Clinical Professor of Experimental Cancer Medicine, Newcastle University
  • Jason Lewis - Emily Tow Jackson Chair in Oncology, Vice Chair for Research, Department of Radiology. Chief, Radiochemistry and Imaging Sciences Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre
  • Robert Hawkins - Professor, Cancer Research Campaign, The University of Manchester