Gordon qualified from Leeds University and undertook postgraduate training around the Yorkshire region before taking up a partnership as a GP in 1993 at Burton Croft Surgery in Headingley. He was a GP Trainer before becoming interested in GP led commissioning in 2005. He has been closely involved with the development of NHS Leeds West CCG and is the current Chair of the organisation. In this role he is a founder member of the Leeds Health & Wellbeing Board.
Dr. Sinclair is responsible for ensuring good governance across the organisation with a particular focus on clinical leadership in commissioning decision-making, a clear commitment to public and patient involvement at all levels and the development of strong relationships with other key organisations in the Leeds Health and Social Care community.