Leadership

Andrew Cockayne
Andrew CockayneCEO
Andrew is a strategist with specialist expertise in customer insight, performance and change.

Prior to founding the company, Andrew spent 10 years leading services through change as a senior manager in the NHS and in Social Care. Prior to this, he worked as researcher and analyst in the public and private sectors, including developing national policy at the Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit and managing primary research at Ipsos-MORI. Andrew is an accredited member of the Institute of Customer Service (CMICS).

Dan Taylor
Dan Taylor Associate Director (Business Development)
Dan is an energetic, experienced senior executive and company director with proven commercial acumen.

Dan’s specific expertise in sales and marketing is built on working with investors and boards to translate strategic intent into an investable P&L. Dan is an outstanding communicator and strategic thinker with high emotional intelligence and total integrity.

Laura Bayford
Laura BayfordAssociate Director (Primary Care)
Laura is a talented company director, with an exceptional track record in customer insight, engagement and organisational strategy.

In addition to working as an independent consultant, Laura has held a series of senior leadership roles in industry, central government and with public bodies. Most recently, Laura was Chief Operating Officer at the GP Federation, South Downs Health and Care.

Andrew O'Callaghan
Andrew O'CallaghanLead Developer
Andrew O’Callaghan is an experienced team leader in healthcare IT.

He has an outstanding track record in project and programme management and software development and his previous roles include SA Health, PHS, Saab Systems, Tenix Defence, Swiss Life, Department for Environment & Heritage, CSC Australia and AWA Defence Industries.

Support team

PawelTechnical specialist - android & iOS
Pawel is a talented developer who brings vision, attention to detail and good humour to his projects.
BenClient Services Manager
Ben is a technical wizard who supports our new client implementation work with energy and zeal.
LinProgramme and stakeholder management
Drawing on her clinical background, Lin brings exceptional people skills to our projects.
LukeDesign & Creative
Luke is a natural creative who tackles every project with enthusiasm

Partnerships

NHS Digital Assured Secure Hostingby Carelink
With 20 years’ experience of serving applications on the NHS’s private N3 network (now HSCN), the team at Carelink provide us with complete confidence on the security, reliability and resilience of our systems.

With efficient and responsive virtual hosting approved by NHS DIGITAL, our platform benefits from Carelink’s ISO 20000 accredited, ITIL managed services, ISO 9001 QMS and ISO 27001 ISMS. Our infrastructure is located in an ISO27001 secure facility, independently pen tested and regularly scanned for vulnerabilities.

Technical Supportfrom Magma Digital
With a team of experts across a range of technologies, the team at Magma Digital provide us with additional capacity, technical and creative support.

The highly experienced and versatile tech team enable us to rapidly respond to customer demand.

What’s more, Magma Digital is run by ex-NHS clinicians who bring person-centred thinking and a co-creation approach to developing solutions and solving business problems.

Statistical modellingfrom Mariott Statatistical Consulting
Marriott Statistical Consulting supports research, intelligence, modelling, forecasting and planning through the collection, measurement, presentation, analysis and interpretation of data.

We work with Nigel Mariott and the team to help our customers use results from our systems to make decisions about the present or plan for the future. Nigel is Accredited by the Royal Statistical Society and an RSS fellow.

Strategic & Advisory

Harvey Goldsmith
Harvey GoldsmithCompany Chairman
Harvey has a long track record of promoting great ideas that contribute to social good.

Harvey is a legendary and visionary producer and promoter of rock concerts, charity events and television broadcasts. He has produced managed and promoted shows with most of the world’s major artists and was responsible for the two largest music events in the world, ever; Live Aid and Live 8. Harvey has won numerous awards and accolades for his charity and fundraising work over the years.

Laura Bayford
Laura BayfordNon-Executive Director
Laura is a talented company director, with an exceptional track record in customer insight, engagement and organisational strategy.

In addition to working as an independent consultant, Laura has held a series of senior leadership roles in industry, central government and with public bodies. Laura is Chief Operating Officer at the GP Federation, South Downs Health and Care.

Brian Milstead
Brian MilsteadNon-Executive Director
Brian’s early career was in finance having qualified as an accountant. He moved into general management and became Chief Executive of an Acute Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, a role he held for 13 years.

Brian chairs a number of companies, and among his other interests, he regularly leads reviews of major programmes for the UK government.

Dan Taylor
Dan TaylorNon-Executive Director
Dan is an energetic, experienced senior executive and company director with proven commercial acumen.

With over 25 years of operational experience for multiple innovative technology companies, Dan has deep knowledge of the global health and social care sectors gained from high profile projects with vendors, providers, payers, commissioners and academics.

Paul Venables
Paul VenablesNon-Executive Director
Paul co-founded Connected Health, our sister company in Australia.

Paul has an enviable track record of bringing IT innovation to healthcare. He spent his early career in informatics, taking roles with a number of multinational companies.

In 1999, Paul co-founded Power Health Solutions where he remained a Director for 16 years. In that time Paul helped PHS grow into an international success story, opening business across Australia and the Asia Pacific region.

Our Companies

UK & Ireland
UK & Ireland
We trade as Captive Health in the UK and Ireland. Captive Health is a registered trade mark of Connected Tech Group Ltd.
Australia & Asia Pacific
Australia & Asia Pacific
Connected Health Pty Ltd is licensed to provide our software to healthcare markets across Asia Pacific.
Middle East
Middle East
Connected Tech (MENA) Ltd is licensed to provide our software across the Middle East and North Africa.