Our executive team

Dr Tom Tasker Dr Tom Tasker

Tom qualified as a GP in 1997 and has spent his GP career working in Salford. Prior to becoming Chair in August 2016, he was the CCG's clinical lead for mental health. 



Anthony Hassall Anthony Hassall
Chief Accountable Officer

A resident of Salford for 17 years, Anthony joined the NHS in 1998 and has undertaken a number of senior roles within primary and community care, the Department of Health, Cheshire and Merseyside Strategic Health Authority and in large teaching hospitals in Greater Manchester and Merseyside before joining Salford CCG in August 2015. Anthony has a strong background in developing strong, successful, strategic partnerships with health and social care organisations and believes strongly in the power of strong engagement with our local communities to ensure we deliver high performing services.



Steve Dixon Steve Dixon
Chief Finance Officer

Steve Dixon has responsibility for the financial strategy, financial management and financial governance of the CCG, whilst also contributing to the development of the commissioning strategy and being an integral part of the team redesigning clinical pathways.



Karen Procter

Karen Proctor
Director of Commissioning

Karen is the lead for commissioned services planning and redesign, performance and change management. Karen has line management responsibility for the service improvement, medicines management and continuing healthcare teams.




francine thorpe

Francine Thorpe
Director of Quality & Innovation

Francine is responsible for leading on improving the quality of commissioned services, supporting quality improvement in primary medical services and promoting innovation.



Hannah Dobrowolska

Hannah Dobrowolska
Director of Corporate Services

Hannah is the lead for strategic and business planning, organisational performance, Governing Body and governance matters, communications and engagement and a range of corporate office and administrative functions.