Azara Mukhtar, Interim Finance Director

Azara Mukhtar, Interim Finance Director

Azara Mukhtar was seconded to Oxleas from Croydon Health Services NHS Trust on 6 January 2020 to take up the position of Interim Director of Finance.  She had previously been the Director of Finance at Croydon Health Services from March 2013 to September 2019.  Thereafter, she worked for three months on integrating the health and care systems in Croydon. 

Previously she has held a number of senior finance roles at NHS London, Barts & The London and Guy’s & St Thomas’ including an 8 month period as the Interim Director of Finance at Barts & The London.

Azara is a CIMA qualified accountant and started her NHS career in April 1995.  After graduating from Dundee University, she joined KPMG for a three year training contract working with a wide range of audit clients. 


Jazz Thind is currently on secondment to Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust as Chief Financial Officer.