Professor Chuka Nwokolo took up the post of RCP treasurer on 1 November 2016, after 6 months as deputy treasurer. As treasurer, he has oversight of finance and resource issues, and leads on the RCP strategic theme of building on our heritage, investing in our future.
Chuka is a consultant gastroenterologist at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust and an honorary professor of gastroenterology at Warwick Medical School. He is the UK's representative on the European Board of Gastroenterology.
Over the past decade, Chuka has been a member of various RCP committees including Council, the Finance and Resources Board and its predecessor the F&GP Board, and those covering the organisation of gastroenterology services and training.
He has also been an active member of the British Society of Gastroenterology, both as a Council member and as treasurer of the BSG between 2003-8. He was president of the Midlands Gastroenterological Society in 2015.