Daghni Rajasingam

Clinical Advisor

Daghni Rajasingam

Daghni is a consultant obstetrician with a specialist interest in high-risk maternal care. She is passionate about reducing health and gender inequalities. 

As well as her role at HSIB, Daghni is Regional Lead Obstetrician for South East of England, and Deputy Medical Director at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust. Her portfolio there includes leadership development, quality improvement and resilience. She is actively involved in research and training for resilient healthcare professionals and is the senior clinical lead for the improvement system at her Trust.

Daghni has previously held senior roles with the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, the Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management, the South-East London Local Maternity System, NHS London, and the Clinical Leaders Network (CLN). At CLN, she helped develop a programme to promote ethnic minority leadership in the NHS. 

She was listed in the 2013 HSJ (Health Service Journal) BME (Black and Minority Ethnic) Pioneers list and the 2014 HSJ Inspirational Women in Healthcare Awards.