Stone - Chairman, Non-executive
Richard Stone, previously on the UK board of PricewaterhouseCoopers, has
a wealth of experience derived from working with over 150 companies of
differing size and covering a spectrum of industries. His breadth of knowledge
and experience provides a further dimension to the strategic development
of the CSW Group. In addition to his role with CSW, Richard is a non-executive
Director of British Nuclear Fuels Plc, Halma Plc and TR Property Investment
Trust and Garmore Global Trust. Richard is also Chairman of Shearings
Group Ltd and Drambuie Limited, and is also an advisor to Simmons &
V Chelsom - Director, Non-executive
John V Chelsom is a non-executive Director of CSW Group Ltd. He has developed
a wealth of experience in business through over forty years working for
British Steel, Clifford Thames Group and Ford Motor Company, where he
retired as Director of Purchasing for Ford of Europe in 1991. From 1991
to 1996 John was Professor of Engineering Management at City University,
London, and continued as Visiting Professor there until 2001.
Newton - Director, Non-executive
Stewart Newton is non-executive Chairman of the Real Return Holdings
Company Limited, an investment group focused on real and absolute returns.
Stewart is also a non-executive director of HSBC Holdings plc and sits
on the Investment Committee of The Wellcome Trust. Stewart was the founder
of Newton Investment Management Limited, from which he retired in 2002.
J Chelsom - Managing Director
John Chelsom is Managing Director of CSW Group Ltd. John founded CSW in
1989 and has led the development of the company since 1993. Previously
he worked as an X-Ray Engineer in hospitals in the South East of England
and as a software developer and project manager for a leading vendor of
numerical analysis software. He holds a degree in Engineering Science
from the University of Oxford and gained a PhD from City University for
work on the application of Artificial Intelligence in Medicine.
Cave - Operations Director
Before joining CSW in May 2000, Tim was a Development Leader at American
Express responsible for the development and roll out of global financial
client server systems. Specialist software development included an Exposure
Management system for the global treasury departments and Activity Based
Reporting across multiple locations, countries and cultures. Prior to
this Programme Management development role, Tim was the technology champion
and project manager for a European wide legal entity restructuring, impacting
numerous financial systems across the region. Previous roles have included
Business Planning, Customer Service and Finance supervision.
Dawson - Finance Director
Jeremy Dawson's (MA CA) commercial career has been spent with independent
businesses that are growing rapidly, usually also backed by external investors.
This has included being a venture capitalist - 3i and N M Rothschild &
Sons - with responsibility for several independent funds; corporate financier
- Ernst & Young - and as a company director looking after finances
and accounting and raising of investment funds for his clients.
Hagger - Clinical Director
Debbie Hagger has worked within the NHS for over twenty years in a wide
variety of care settings. She was an early adopter of Care Pathways and
seized the opportunity to pioneer the first Electronic Patient Record
programme afforded for operational health care services. She went on to
lead National Projects for her Trust which created an integrated care
record for all the Trust's services, which still stands today as the only
Trust to have achieved a fully implemented, multi-professional, patient-focused
care planning system. She is an active clinician in the NPfIT programme
and helps determine CSW Case Notes functionality.
Hudson - HR/Administration Director & Company Secretary
Before joining CSW in March 1998, Gareth Hudson was Company Secretary
for a leading vendor of numerical analysis software, where he was part
of a management team reporting to the Board. He holds an honours degree
in Finance, Management and Business Administration and has developed broad
knowledge and experience in company administration, employee relations
and HR issues, property management, pensions and insurance.
Jones - Business Development Director
Alan is a specialist in clinical EPR and EHR systems with wide experience
across all areas of medical and social care informatics. Before joining
CSW, Alan was Director of Information and IT at Winchester and Eastleigh
NHS Trust where he achieved the overall National winner for "Best
use of IT in the Health Service". This also promoted Winchester into
an EPR exemplar site status as one of only three EPR demonstrators in
the UK. He has previously held senior positions in Social Services, NATO
and the Royal Navy.
Nurse - Technical Director
Dave Nurse holds a Fellowship in Clinical Biochemistry and an MSc in Medical
Informatics from the University of Wales College of Medicine. Dave's thesis
was on the application of Hypertext systems for clinical support information.
Dave is a specialist in all areas of medical informatics including the
application of web based systems and clinical messaging across healthcare
enterprises, for which he won a national Healthcare Information Management
award. Dave is a member of the Health Level Seven (HL7) UK Board and has
published numerous papers on medical informatics topics.