Allocate Software Ltd today announced the acquisition of GeoCom Software, a leading provider of healthcare staff rostering software in France. Paris-based GeoCom Software was founded in 2005, and provides staff rostering software for over 600 residential, care and hospital institutions in France. The acquisition is part of Allocate Software’s strategy to expand into continental Europe with its core Software-as-a-Service Optima platform.
The GeoCom team, under General Manager Jasmin Mulalic’s direction, will continue to serve its current segments with their current products, and will also offer the new Optima platform that is now adapted and available in French for large health and care institutions.
“With GeoCom joining the Allocate Software group, we continue our strategic expansion into continental Europe. We are excited to welcome on board the French team who have significant experience and knowledge of the French market. The combination of this experienced team with Optima, the leading international software platform for healthcare staff rostering, operations management, contingent workforce management and employee app, will enable us to meet the needs of French customers in a unique way ” Dr Sati Sian, CEO of Allocate Software.
“My team and I are enthusiastic about joining the international Allocate Software group. We are aligned on the principles of excellent customer service and delivering value through innovation to our customers. This is a great opportunity to continue our commitment to our existing products, while introducing Optima to the French market. The sophisticated Optima platform will take the company from staff rostering towards a more holistic offering of workforce management, operational efficiency and staff engagement.“ Jasmin Mulalic, General Manager of GeoCom Software.
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- About Allocate Software: Allocate Software is a leading international provider of workforce solutions, supporting the operational and administrative needs of healthcare professionals in all healthcare settings. Allocate Software is enabling the delivery of safe and effective care at optimal cost, by having the right people in the right place at the right time. With over 800 clients and over a 1,000,000 staff rostered daily spanning the largest public and private sectors institutions, its key vertical market is Healthcare. Headquartered in the UK, Allocate Software provides services and support to its international customer base through regional offices in the UK, Sweden, France, Spain, Germany and Australia. Allocate Software is owned by funds advised by Hg Capital.
- About Optima: Optima is a Software-as-a-Service platform that can optimise the complex staffing requirements of large health and care organisations. Alongside automating sophisticated scheduling and ensuring accurate pay for staff that have complex pay rules, it is unique in providing additional benefits to improve the safety of staffing given changing patient needs, the management of contingent workforce, and the engagement of staff through the dedicated app. Optima can be used to support all workforce groups including Doctors, Nurses, Therapists, Care staff, operational staff and administrators.
- About GeoCom Software: GeoCom Software was founded in 2005 by Jasmin Mulalic and partners. GeoCom sells PlanExpert and PlanExpertPRO products to small, medium and large health and care organisations in France, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, New Caledonia and Réunion from its office in Paris.
Jan Keddy, Director International Development
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