James Cant

CEO of Resuscitation Council (UK) James Cant


Dr James Cant joined the RC (UK) as CEO in September 2019. Prior to that, he was Director of Devolved Nations at the British Heart Foundation, was Head of Scotland and Northern Ireland at British Lung Foundation and previously held civil servant roles within the Ministry of Defence and Scottish Government.

With a specific interest in driving strategy and improving cardiac arrest survival rates, James is steering the RC (UK) into a new chapter of development. Speaking at the start of his appointment, James said: “We want to create a future that sees many more lives saved as a result of our work.”

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