Knighthood for Our Chief Executive
are pleased to announce that Mike Deegan, our Chief Executive,
was awarded a Knighthood in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours
which were announced at the weekend.
Mike has worked for the Trust since 2001 and receives this award
for his services to the NHS.
On being informed about the award Mike said: "I feel incredibly
honoured, but really taken aback, by this news. I am fortunate to
be part of a wonderful team at CMFT and would wish to say thank you
to everyone for their support over the last 13 years. I never cease
to be inspired by the unstinting efforts of our staff in
transforming the care we provide for our patients and the
communities we serve.
"With The University of Manchester and Manchester City Council.
We have completely redeveloped our Oxford Road campus and now have
all the ingredients in place to be one of the leading international
This is great news and Mike will be presented with his
Knighthood later in the year at Buckingham Palace.