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Allocate Software is delighted to announce the appointment of Nick Wilson as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective 13th August 2018.


Nick joins Allocate from Advanced, where he was MD Public Sector, Health and Care.  Nick brings strength and breadth of experience in the UK and European health and care market, including the NHS. He has a passion for, and focus on, developing and implementing strategies to improve service delivery and customer satisfaction, efficiency and return on investment. Prior to joining Advanced, Nick was the Managing Director of Public Sector and Health at Capita IT Services.

Nick replaces Dr. Sati Sian who has successfully led the transformation of Allocate into an international leader in healthcare workforce management with new SaaS products deployed to customers in 10 countries. Allocate offers the leading workforce software solutions that healthcare, defence and maritime organisations depend upon to attract, plan, support and deploy the workforce of today and the future.

Allocate Chairman Bret Bolin said, “On behalf of the Allocate Board, we would like to welcome Nick, a talented leader with significant healthcare and public sector software experience. He joins a phenomenal business providing a highly valuable and mission critical software service to its customers.  We additionally thank Sati for his leadership of Allocate over the last three years. During this period, the business accelerated product development in its market leading platforms and significantly expanded its customer support and service delivery capabilities, while more than doubling revenue growth and creating over 200 new jobs.”

Commenting on his appointment, Nick said, “I’m delighted to join Allocate to support and lead its unique role in partnering health systems, defence and maritime organisations. The solutions which Allocate deliver will be even more crucial over the coming years in ensuring that our customers can continue to deliver on their core purpose in a sustainable way. Over the coming months we will continue to grow the business while remaining focussed on building innovative solutions and delivering an excellent customer experience. I look forward to meeting and listening to our customers and partners in the UK and beyond to ensure we continue to evolve to meet their changing needs.”


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 470 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, USA, Sweden, France, Spain, Germany and Australia.


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