Ex-M&S boss to become unpaid NHS advisor in England
14 February 2014 Last updated at 14:14 GMT
Sir Stuart Rose, the man credited with turning round the fortunes of Marks and Spencer is to become an unpaid adviser for the NHS in England.
He will concentrate on 14 failing trusts, mentoring senior managers and giving guidance on how to attract the best leaders.
Health correspondent Branwen Jeffreys reports.