Jon is Chief Executive of the Royal Free Charity, supporting staff and patients across three major NHS hospitals in North London through direct services and grants. Previously, he was Chief Executive of Autistica, the UK’s national autism research charity, where he grew the charity’s income, profile and influence enormously. Jon was Rising CEO of the Year 2017 in the Third Sector Awards, INSAR Global Autism Advocate 2018 and Charity Director of the Year 2019 at the national Institute of Directors Awards.