About us Our team Our Trustees Aisling Thompson Aisling Thompson is a senior manager with over 20 years of experience in healthcare including clinical, operational and commissioning roles in the NHS. She is currently working at the Department of Health and Social Care as Deputy Director – Community Testing Programme. Aisling has a particular interest in quality improvement and has worked in this area in the NHS and defence industry. Aisling has an MBA and is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. Aisling joined Hestia in December 2019 and is a member of our Performance Review Committee.