Welcome to SWASFT

Chief Executive - Ken Wenman

Ken Wenman

Ken joined the NHS at age 21 years and has undertaken many senior roles within the Ambulance Service including; Paramedic, Trainer, Operational Management and Leadership and he has been a senior level Director and Chief Executive since 1999.

Ken leads the ambulance sector nationally on HR and OD. He is Chair of the National Ambulance Strategic Partnership Forum. He has more recently taken on the Chief Executive Lead role for the National Directors of Operations Group. He is a member of the Board of the Association of Ambulance Chief Executives and is a member of the National Ambulance Improvement Programme. Ken has a Masters in Management (Plymouth University).

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South Western Ambulance Charity

The South Western Ambulance Charity, founded in 1995, uses gifted monies to benefit those in our communities who use our service and to improve the welfare of the staff and volunteers of the South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust. 

Our charitable support covers Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire including Bristol and Swindon.

If you would like to show your appreciation for the care that you or your loved one has received from us in the form of a charitable donation please visit our online giving website: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/charities/SWASC.