Naeem Sheikh

Lay Leader


Naeem has achieved work experience across private, public and the voluntary and community sectors’ for over 36 years. He has served in leadership management roles;  Chief Executive of Council for Voluntary and community sector in Borough for 10 years in London, and regional level in East Midlands, Nottingham.  Naeem enjoys working with community groups and public-sector organisations.  He has worked for Leeds City Council and contributed to a local community enterprise.  Since 2015, he has volunteered for Bradford Hospitals Charity and Bradford Royal Infirmary on various strategic projects.  Naeem studied at the University of Leeds and received an MBA.

Naeem has been a resident of Bradford for 35 years, married with three children all born and brought up in Bradford.  He is passionate to serve and make a difference to the local communities’ health and well-being.

Naeem believes his experiences and skills will greatly contribute to the research project themes making healthcare safer across Yorkshire and Humber.