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Appointment of Denis Tebbutt a charmhealth trifecta

Australia’s leading developer and supplier of specialist oncology electronic medical record and clinical information systems, charmhealth, today announced the appointment of Denis Tebbutt to its Board of Directors.

Tebbutt joins healthcare IT industry veterans Bryan Wrighton (also a Director) and Gary Lakin (recently appointed as CEO) to complete the team that will lead charmhealth as it grows its core oncology business and expands into new markets.

“charmhealth is an example of the leadership that Australian technology companies can achieve when focused on this critical sector of our healthcare industry, reducing the suffering and financial impact that cancer has for all Australians.  I am pleased to be part of a Board that is focused on having a greater impact in this sector for all stakeholders,” said Tebbutt.

Tebbutt’s recent career has focused on meeting the challenges of the Australian healthcare sector including as Managing Director of iSOFT and InterSystems and recently as the industry advisor to NeHTA.  He is currently a Board Member of the Health Informatics Society of Australia (HISA). He is widely acknowledged as an expert in healthcare IT and as having the capability to transform businesses and drive growth with improved margins.

He has held a number of board positions in technology, retail and marketing based companies and advised venture capital funds on their portfolio companies.  Prior to entering the healthcare sector Tebbutt held senior executive roles within international software companies across three continents with solutions for the manufacturing and financial services industries.

Anne-Marie Birkill, charmhealth Chair, commented: “I am delighted Denis has agreed to join charmhealth bringing tremendous, expertise, experience and networks to the existing charmhealth Team. His passion for catalysing change in the healthcare sector that impacts positively on the patient experience will be a key driver for charmhealth moving forward.”

charmhealth is a portfolio company of the OneVentures Innovation Fund.

For more information, contact:

Gary Lakin

charmhealth Chief Executive Officer

Mobile: +61 (0) 400 808 504

Email: gary.lakin@charmhealth.com.au

Anne-Marie Birkill,

OneVentures General Partner and charmhealth Chair of the Board

Mobile: +61 (0) 419 789 401                     

Email: abirkill@one-ventures.com

About charmhealth

charmhealth develops, delivers and supports state-of-the-art software solutions to manage the many functions of Oncology Facilities in private and public hospital settings.

To date over 40 such facilities, supporting more than 45,000 patients annually, are licensed to use Charm software, including the Peter Macallum Cancer Centre, Queensland Health, ACT Health and Cabrini Health.


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