Allocate Acquires Wambiz

November 2, 2018

PRESS RELEASE

02 November 2018

Allocate Acquires Wambiz

London, United Kingdom – Allocate Software is pleased to announce that it has acquired Wambiz Limited. Wambiz is an innovative provider of app-based staff engagement solutions for the health, education and enterprise sectors. The terms of the transaction have not been disclosed.

This acquisition complements Allocate’s existing portfolio that includes both its Optima workforce platform and associated solutions used by over a million health and social care workers globally, and its Dynama OneView solution used to manage people and resources across some of the world’s most prestige defence and maritime organisations.

Nick Wilson, CEO, Allocate said “The team at Wambiz have created a really exciting technology that is proven to engage staff and deliver great experiences for its users. Allocate has over five hundred thousand people using our mobile technology to access and manage many aspects of their working lives. Combining our existing market-leading workforce technology and apps with the Wambiz team’s app and expertise will result in innovative new solutions for our customers and offer more value to end users.

Harry Jawanda, CEO, Wambiz said, “I am delighted the Wambiz team will be joining the Allocate family. I am proud of the solution we have created and that Wambiz is helping organisations change the way in which their people collaborate and engage. The prospect of combining this with Allocate’s technology which provides people with some of the most important information and tasks related to managing their work-life is truly exciting.”

About Allocate Software
Allocate Software is a leading international provider of workforce and resource planning solutions, supporting the operational and administrative needs of healthcare, defence and maritime sectors.

In the health and care sector, Allocate is enabling the delivery of safe and effective care at optimal cost, by helping organisations to have the right people in the right place at the right time. With over 800 clients and over a million staff rostered daily, Allocate serves the largest public and private sector institutions around the world. Its Optima, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), platform optimises 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 is used to plan the working lives of half million staff across all workforce groups including doctors, nurses, therapists, care staff, operational staff and administrators.

In the defence and maritime sectors, Dynama, an Allocate Software company, is supporting some of the most prestigious organisations globally. Its Dynama OneView, software-as-a-service (SaaS), platform is a comprehensive organisational design solution which brings together complex workforce management, equipment planning and training and delivery activity in safety critical and high skill level environments, delivering enhanced outcomes, safe staffing and productivity savings.

Allocate Software is Headquartered in the United Kingdom, with 500 employees, including over 190 in research, development and product management functions. It provides services and support to its international customer base through regional offices in the UK, Sweden, France, Spain, Germany and Australia.

Media enquiries
Liz Jones, Marketing Director
liz.jones@allocatesoftware.com
Tel : 07968 412642

Julian Tyndale-Biscoe
julian.tb@inhealthcomms.com,
Tel: 07882 985597