Nigel Henderson is chief executive of Penumbra, one of Scotland’s most innovative mental health organisations. Nigel joined Penumbra in 1991 and became its Chief Executive in 1999. He is a qualified mental health and general nurse. Nigel has spent over 30 years in the mental health field and has a wealth of experience in leading, managing, developing and innovating services. He is current President of Mental Health Europe; Vice Chair of the Health and Social Care Alliance (Scotland); Trustee of the Albion Trust and a Board member of the Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland. He has contributed to many initiatives including starting and developing ‘see me’ and the Scottish Recovery Network (SRN) and a founding Trustee of the SCRT.