Professor Marcel Levi is the incoming Chief Executive of University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and will take up the position in January 2017. He has had a distinguished career as a clinician, academic and clinical leader in the Netherlands.
Prior to joining UCLH, Marcel was Chairman of the Executive Board of the Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam since 2010 and for the previous ten years was chairman of its Department of Medicine and Division of Medical Specialisms. He studied medicine at the University of Amsterdam and in 1991 obtained his PhD and was appointed as a Fellow by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Science. He is a practising consultant physician, specialising in haemostasis and thrombosis, and leads an active research programme.