Stuart Gunson

Deputy Head of the Data Services for Commissioners Live Service

NHS Digital

Stuart Gunson is a former British Army Officer who served for 17 years in the Royal Corps of Signals, providing communication and information services. He joined NHS Digital in 2017 on the Data Processing Service Programme.  He led the De-identification Project team, running extensive market engagement and an Open OJEU procurement which resulted in the selection of Privitar as NHS Digital’s strategic de-identification provider.  Stuart began the work of deploying this capability both internally for NHS Digital use and into the wider healthcare environment. He is now the Deputy Head of the Data Services for Commissioners live service.