Announcing our new MD appointment...

Hugh Kelly has this month stepped into an exciting new role as the Managing Director of HCI. This will see him lead HCI alongside founder & Chairman, Richard Wyatt-Haines, and fellow director Ellen Jenkins, to shape and deliver the company’s next and exciting chapter and further growth.

Joining the company in 2017, Hugh has driven the implementation of numerous large scale digital health projects and has been at the forefront of the company’s development.

Says Richard about Hugh’s promotion…

‘I am absolutely delighted to appoint Hugh to this position. His in-depth knowledge of the health system, technical expertise and passion for development and innovation, combined with his proven ability to lead, will help build on HCI’s successes and deliver an exciting future.’

Ellen, who will be working closely with Hugh to deliver HCI’s ambitions, says ‘We’re all delighted for Hugh. It’s a pleasure to work with him and to have seen him grow and flourish into the natural leader he’s become.’

His appointment has also been warmly welcomed by the rest of the HCI team who are excited to start the next phase of the company's journey.

Of his appointment, Hugh Kelly says ‘It’s a huge privilege to work alongside such a great team in building important digital interventions for our health systems. I’m humbled that the board has seen the qualities in me needed to grow HCI and I look forward to the challenges ahead.’

Hugh’s appointment comes at an exciting time for HCI as our unique CONNECTPlus app platform continues to expand to support patients, with over 50 conditions already in the app and more to be added.

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