Following a successful 4 years as Managing Director of iSOFT and CSC Healthcare with responsibility for UK, Ireland, Middle East, Africa and Caribbean Countries, then the UK’s largest provider of healthcare IT solutions.Adrian established Aura Healthcare in 2012, working with a number of strategic customers across the UK, Ireland and international healthcare markets to offer direction and help accelerate healthcare IT agendas. In May 2015 Servelec Group PLC successfully acquired Aura with the business and solutions today fully integrated into the Servelec Healthcare Division. After the successful sale of Aura Adrian formed ADST Limited and in May 2016 became a Partner of the IT Health Partnership LLP.
An experienced multinational senior manager, Adrian strongly believes in IT enabled change in healthcare, supported by intelligent software solutions, ‘implementation velocity’, and a strong network of clinical engagement and sponsorship – an angle of particular interest given his background as a practising NHS radiographer.
Adrian joined iSOFT in June 2008 from his previous role as Managing Director for Agfa Healthcare’s Northern European operations. He is a qualified clinical radiographer and has held a variety of NHS management positions prior to joining 3M in 1990. During his career, he has held a variety of senior sales and marketing roles in the healthcare industry, as well as leading the UK & European healthcare operations for 3M, Imation, Ferrania and Agfa.
In 1997 he changed direction, becoming responsible for Kodak’s consumer high street retail photographic division prior to joining Ferrania.
Adrian has specialist experience in the Middle East and African Regions as well as Scandinavia and Nordic Countries but in particular has built up a specialist network and domain expertise in Africa and passionately supports IT-enabled change in the RSA region, supported by partners and customers in delivering transformational projects. Closer to home, Adrian’s experience makes him ideally placed to understand the risks and opportunities currently faced in the healthcare sector. His strong industry experience enables him to guide and support executive leadership teams within healthcare to adapt and succeed within the current climate.
He holds an MBA from Durham University