Glasgow and Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 21, 2014
VisionWare’s Board of Directors today announced it has named Paul Roscoe to be CEO of VisionWare Inc., responsible for leading the company’s North American business. In addition, Paul will join the board of directors.
VisionWare’s Master Data Management (MDM) solutions enable organizations in healthcare and the public sector to create, maintain and leverage a single, trusted, shareable 'view of the truth' to support business outcomes. "Paul Roscoe is an experienced and visionary leader with an extensive healthcare information technology background who has demonstrated he can generate significant value to the organizations he leads. His blend of technology experience with deep healthcare domain knowledge makes him absolutely the right choice to lead VisionWare in North America. Paul has an outstanding record of building and scaling high performance teams with a strong focus on delighting the customer," said Gordon Cooper, Chairman of VisionWare.
Roscoe’s career in healthcare information technology spans over 20 years, having successfully built companies in Europe and the United States. He joins VisionWare from The Advisory Board Company where he served as the Chief Executive Officer of Crimson and led the business to become the leading healthcare analytics company in the US healthcare market. During his tenure at Crimson, the company experienced unprecedented growth in sales bookings, revenues and customer adoption. Prior to Crimson, Roscoe was General Manager of Microsoft’s Healthcare Solutions Group with specific responsibility for worldwide sales of the Amalga product line. Roscoe joined Microsoft after the acquisition of Sentillion, where he served as President and led the business to become the industry leader in identity and access management technology. Earlier in his career, Roscoe held executive positions at Sybase, New Era of Networks (NEON) and Microscript Corporation.
“I am thrilled to be joining a company that I have admired for a long time,” said Roscoe. “It’s an exciting time to be in the MDM business. Accountable Care Organizations, Health Information Exchanges and the general movement to Population Health all highlight the need for a more accurate way to identify the patient as they transition through the healthcare system. VisionWare has built some amazing algorithms to identify and more importantly create relationships between disparate data for the patient. This has the effect of significantly reducing duplicated patient records that are impacting patient safety and costing enormous amounts of money to remediate.”
MultiVue, VisionWare's MDM solution, enables organizations to reduce costs, better manage risk, increase efficiencies by minimizing the time and expense associated with manual data cleansing and empowering users with accurate and current information for more informed and faster decision making
VisionWare's customers span across North America and are the recognized leading MDM provider in UK Local Government with over 30% of local authorities using MultiVue. For the last 7 years VisionWare has achieved industry recognition in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for MDM of Customer Data and in the Information Difference MDM Landscape. Founded in 1993, VisionWare is headquartered in Glasgow, Scotland and has offices in Newton MA.