Belfast, London, UK – June 14th, 2013 – Thriving technology company Kainos today announced that it has appointed Nigel Hutchinson as head of its Evolve Business Unit. Nigel will draw on his 25 years of experience in the software industry to help grow the Kainos healthcare business and build on the success of its flagship EMR product Evolve™.
“Nigel brings a wealth of experience to Kainos having helped both public and private software organisations achieve sustained growth and build value” said Brendan Mooney, Managing Director of Kainos. He will be instrumental in driving our healthcare business forward as part of the Kainos organisation.”
Before joining Kainos, Nigel spent 12 years with records management company Meridio which was established as a spinout from Kainos in 2001. Following the acquisition of Meridio by Autonomy in 2007, Nigel became Senior Vice President EMEA, responsible for growing revenue for a major part of Autonomy’s enterprise software portfolio across the region.
“With healthcare professionals experiencing a time of rapid change across the board, they need solutions that are affordable, flexible and capable of supporting innovative ways of working”, commented Nigel. “Evolve has already delivered a positive return on investment for many NHS Trusts, as well as helping improve quality of care for patients. I am pleased to be given the opportunity to bring Evolve to new customers and to help existing customers extend the value of Evolve across their organisations.”