We are delighted to announce that Bill Allan has joined the Board of Directors as Chairman. An energetic, commercially-oriented business leader and entrepreneur, Bill has a strong track-record of delivering focussed, profitable sales growth and the development of high-performance teams through small and large scale organisational development. For the past 10 years Bill has led and transitioned 3 small Medical Device companies to sale and /or integration, and has been a non-executive Board Member for a number of Medical Technology companies.
Bill takes over as Chairman at an exciting time for the company as they commercialise existing products in the UK and Europe, accelerate development of future products and navigate through US FDA 510(k) approval for SurePulse VS, the wireless heart rate monitor for newborn babies.
James Carpenter, SurePulse CEO has commented: “We are delighted that Bill has joined us as Chairman. He brings a wealth of experience and, at this exciting stage in our development, will be of great support and value – to the Board of Directors, to my Management team and to current and future investors. I would also like to thank Russell Hoyle for his fantastic leadership as Chairman for the past 5 years. Russell will continue as a Director and will be working closely with Bill over the transitionary period”
Bill Allan has responded: “I am incredibly excited to be joining SurePulse. They are a truly innovative company with a fantastic vision – to give every newborn baby the best possible start to life. The team are creative, energetic and highly skilled and I look forward to a bright future, and to seeing the organisation achieve their considerable ambition – and more besides.”