Appointment of Interim CEO

Dr Max Alexander has been appointed to the position of Interim CEO for GV Health while the recruitment process continues for a permanent CEO.

Dr Alexander (MBBS, MBA, FRACMA, GAICD, FRACGP) was Chief Executive of the Southern NSW Local Health District for the last five years and has a strong record for delivering exceptional financial, clinical, operational and employee performance. He is medically trained and has extensive experience working in senior positions for a range of healthcare organisations, including Western Health, Barwon Health, ACT Health and Bayside Health (Alfred). He is passionate about leading organisations to achieve high performance and a strong culture – working in partnership with staff and the community.

Fiona Brew has done an outstanding job of leading the organisation in the initial transition period and now will take up her substantive role as Executive Director Innovation and Performance and Chief Nurse and Midwifery Officer at GV Health – a vital position in the GV Health Executive team.