About us Who we are Trustees Annette Dale-Perera Annette Dale-Perera has worked in addiction for over 30 years and is Director of a management consultancy company specialising in substance use disorder policy and treatment. In 2018/19 her main contracts included: lead consultant for the United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC) on a global project on quality standards in drug treatment Working for UNODC Nigeria helping national experts develop clinical guidelines for substance use disorder treatment Consultant for ChangeGrowLive (CGL), the largest provider of UK substance misuse services, helping design a quality improvement programme for opioid medication-assisted treatment and business development. Annette is a government advisor (Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs (ACMD) and chair of the ACMD Recovery Committee). She is a Trustee of 2 charities: Build on Belief (BoB) and AdFam. Previously, she was an NHS Strategic Director of Addiction and Offender Health at Central North West London Foundation Trust (2009-14) with a portfolio covering 9 localities and 15 prisons. Her other roles include Executive Director of Quality (2001-2009) at the National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse (NTA) (2001-2009), Director of Policy for SCODA/DrugScope (1995-2001); a University of London Research Fellow (1989-1995); and a practitioner (1984-89). Her background is in psychology and has authored and/or led the development of numerous national drug and alcohol publications. Annette loves travelling and music and has 2 children and 2 grandchildren.