Professor Gordon is the Chair of Anaesthesia and Critical Care at Imperial College London and an intensive care consultant based at St Mary’s Hospital. He is a Director of Research for the Intensive Care Society and is Chair of the NIHR Critical Care Experimental Medicine group. He is a founding member of the UK Critical Care Research Group.

His research interest focuses on translational research in sepsis. He has been an NIHR Clinician Scientist and the Chief Investigator for a number of multi-centre septic shock trials. He is now an NIHR Research Professor, leading a multi-disciplinary team investigating personalised medicine in sepsis, using various “-omic” technologies and Artificial Intelligence (AI).