8foldGovernance – security, safety, quality and commercial

A one-stop-shop for digital health technology companies

Delivering value to your business in all that we do –

Lean On Our Experience, Networks & Integrity

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Consultancy or outsourcing for all of your Information Governance and Quality management needs – GDPR, DPIA’s, ISO standards.

Strategic & Commercial Partnerships

Utilise our extensive network and knowledge of digital health to improve outcomes for patients, forge ahead in your market and develop long standing ket relationships.

DSP Rapid Toolkit

Our service is designed for organisations with limited or no experience with the DSPT requirements. After reviewing your existing organisational Data Security arrangements we will provide you with guidance on how to ensure compliance with the DSPT standards, assisting in the production of required documentation and completion of the online submission.

Product Management

Our team can help you with all aspects of achieving success with your product. The team is led by a medical doctor with extensive experience as a software developer and product manager in digital health. Whatever your stage of development, we can help.

Clinical Safety

Our team can support to meet the mandatory requirements for health IT in the UK (DCB0129). We cover all aspects including setting up your clinical safety management process, producing the documentation that your customers will require and providing a named Clinical Safety Officer for your company.


Customers We Have Worked With

The Team

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Lyndon Johnson

With a wealth of knowledge in health technology and trusted connections across the industry Lyndon can support your team with business development strategy and delivery whether you are a health technology start up, SME, or AHSN. He has played key roles in scaling businesses and can provide tactical and strategic support with a huge amount of energy and focus on solutions rather than problems. Lyndon’s extensive clinical and managerial background in primary, secondary, community and private health care are key in understanding and supporting the needs of health technology start ups when going to market.

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Adam Spinks

Adam is a specialist information governance lead and has worked extensively for NHS trusts, CCG’s, private healthcare providers and digital health technology companies. He has extensive knowledge of data protection and privacy law, information risk management, data flow mapping and is expert in the practical application of data protection impact assessments (DPIA) and information sharing agreements (ISA). He is an expert communicator and trusted advisor in the industry.

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Clinical Risk Consultant

Dr Shailesh Suri

Shailesh has worked at VP Product level with responsibility for product strategy, design and delivery. He has worked at various levels of company maturity; building teams and processes from scratch through to managing more mature product and engineering teams. He has worked alongside customers ranging from national and regional health bodies to local clinical teams and app and device manufacturers. Given his clinical experience as an acute medical doctor in the NHS he is well placed to understand end user needs and communicate effectively with health service users and patients.

Shailesh has also had responsibility for integrations and interoperability and is familiar with interoperability paradigms such as HL7 v2 and FHIR, as well as standard coding systems (SNOMED, READ, LOINC, DM+D etc.)

Shailesh is clinical safety certified and has created and managed processes to ensure that released software meets statutory DCB0129/0160 requirements.

He has direct clinical experience having worked in the NHS as a physician in acute medicine and in public health. He has also worked hands-on in software development in several start-ups and large investment banks

Information Governance consultant

Noreen Doyle

Noreen has over 20 years of experience in Information Governance and has worked in Government, Technology Companies and NHS Trusts providing data privacy management and expertise in training, policy and procedural documentation, compliance framework completion, completion of records of processing activities, completion of the NHS Digital Data Protection and Security Toolkit. Noreen is passionate about data privacy and the protection of an individual’s rights.

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Governance Support Manager

Hugh Collard

Hugh’s background is in neuroscience and cognitive sciences. He specialises in researching key opportunities and the right relationships for digital health technology start ups. He is passionate about digital health ecosystems and brings a fresh new perspective on getting your company in front of the right people.


Gavin Matthews

Gavin has almost 20 years experience in Business Development, Leadership and Healthcare Technology. His passion is in being part of a sustainable, patient-centric, universal healthcare system. This contribution will be achieved through delivering effective healthcare technology and in 2020 led to him founding Quiddity Health. The goal is now to broaden his and his teams impact on these ideals by uniting healthcare providers with the best innovation available from across the globe.

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Sam Holland

Sam has been thriving in sales environments since graduating in Business Management at Manchester University 10 years ago. His ability to connect with people, understand their objectives, and build and articulate solutions has led to progression into leadership roles, where he has built and managed teams to deliver healthcare technology and transformation.

Digital Health Consultant

Anthony Anandan

Anthony has over 20 years experience in the life sciences and healthcare industry. He has worked in several global consulting firms along with NHS for Imperial College Health Partners. His core experience is around digital health technology and working alongside senior clinicians and industry leaders delivering healthcare improvement programmes. He has a passion for healthcare innovation and how digital health can deliver improved patient outcomes.

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