New Tunstall Healthcare CTO Steen will lead the company’s innovation and development function globally, while holding responsibility for all solutions and products from technology delivery centres in the UK, Sweden and Germany.
Steen joins the organisation following a ten year stint as group managing director for technology at TalkTalk, delivering services to over four million consumers and businesses across the UK.
Prior to joining TalkTalk, Steen worked as CTO for software services business MDS Global, where he was responsible for running core product deliveries across Europe, Australia and the USA.
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“It’s a hugely exciting time to be at the forefront of innovation and development in the digitally connected health and social care industry, as the adoption of digital healthcare rapidly accelerates,” said new Tunstall CTO, Steen.
“I’m delighted to be joining the Tunstall team during a period of pivotal growth in its critical and innovative solutions.
“Operating in 15 countries, Tunstall is ideally placed to continue to build on its market leading position, and I look forward to leading a world class technology team that supports the needs of its existing and future customer base.”
Gordon Sutherland, CEO of Tunstall Group, commented: “As we drive forward with Tunstall’s Cognitive Care model, Gary’s experience of delivering product and services underpinned with critical services, along with his transformational experience will be a great addition to the team.”
Tunstall Group works with health, care and housing providers globally, with the aim of providing advanced care solutions that enable service users to live independently for longer, and with an improved quality of life.
The company’s technology and service offerings help customers to deploy new models of community-based health and care delivery that are more integrated, personalised and proactive.