Chief Inspector of Adult Social Care

Andrea Sutcliffe has been appointed as the Chief Inspector of Adult Social Care and joined the CQC in October.
She has nearly 30 years’ experience in health & social care managing a range of services including those for children and older people.
She leads the inspections of adult social care services and is responsible for developing CQC’s approach to regulating them in consultation with people who use
and provide services.
She joined CQC from the Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE).