John Noble CBE

Non-executive Director , NHS Digital Board

John Noble CBE is a non-executive director on the NHS Digital Board. He joined the  Board in July 2018 and leads for information and cyber security. He holds several  other advisory and non-executive director roles and is a senior cyber advisor at  McKinsey.

Formerly, John was the Director of Incident Management at the UK National Cyber  Security Centre (NCSC), where he led on nearly 800 major cyber incidents, including  WannaCry.  

During his 40 years of Government service, John specialised in operational delivery  and strategic business change. For his work in creating effective partnerships in the run  up to the London Olympics, he was made a Commander of the British Empire (CBE) in  2012.