Professor Kevin Fenton is the Public Health Regional Director for London. He’s worked in many different roles across public health, government and academia.
Fenton is the Co-Chair of Fast Track Cities
, which focuses on HIV prevention policy and programmes, as well as the Chief Advisor on HIV to the UK Government and is the Chair of the HIV Action Plan Implementation Steering Group.
His work combatting the COVID-19 pandemic was recognised by ranking second in the 2021 annual Powerlist
of the most influential Black Britons.
Speaking to London Friend, Fenton said "HIV, and more recently COVID-19 as global pandemics have taught us that social injustice anywhere results in social injustice everywhere."