Dr Adrian Jacobs – Chair

Adrian spent 20 years as a General Practitioner followed by 12 years’ as a Director of Primary Care for South and West Devon Health Authority and Torbay Care Trust.

He has wide experience in working with practices and practitioners in difficulty and has worked as Medical Director in Leicester, Devon and in the private sector. Adrian recently retired but hopes that his experience of Commissioning Third Sector Services for the NHS will help Devon in Sight respond to commissioning opportunities in the future.

Adrian has been volunteering for Devon in Sight since 2015 and became Chair in 2017.

Adrian says, “I have found being a Trustee for Devon in Sight very rewarding. It’s great to see how we can make a real difference to the lives of people with sight loss in Devon.”