Nigel Hood has been Head of Business Development at Liverpool Clinical Laboratories since October 2013.

Within this role, Nigel has three main responsibilities, establishing Service Level Agreements with users of the service, to act as an advocate for users of the service within Liverpool Clinical Laboratories and work closely with LCL Finance Business Partner.

Nigel has been a member of PHLS/NHS since 1976, four years later, he came to Liverpool to help set up the Virology service at the Royal Liverpool Hospital.

In 1995, he became Directorate Manager for Virology Services and eventually in 2004 became Directorate Manager for the newly formed Infection and Immunity Directorate.