Andrew McGinley, CEO and co-founder of Care Sourcer, said: “We are building a world-class team at Care Sourcer and are excited to get someone as talented and with so much scale-up experience as Ilana joining us. We’re planning to reach 100 employees by 2020 and are looking for more startup and scale-up experts to join our talented team – from Scotland and beyond.
“This isn’t just a key year for Care
Ilana Munckton, Director of Growth, Care Sourcer said: “Care Sourcer is one of the most highly-rated technology companies in the UK, has an amazing team and is building incredible tech that is already helping the lives of thousands of people. I’m looking forward to helping the team make its next steps in a market where we can make real and lasting change for so many people.”
The overall UK care market is estimated to be in excess of £20 billion and is facing unprecedented challenges with daily discharge costs to the NHS of over £2 million per day. According to a recent report from Age UK, over 50,000 people have died while waiting for a care package since 2017.
Care Sourcer is headquartered at CodeBase in Edinburgh, with a headcount of 38 based in Scotland and across the UK. Care Sourcer’s board includes former Skyscanner COO, Mark Logan, while former FanDuel Senior Director of Engineering, Dr Graham Jones, was appointed as Care Sourcer’s COO in 2017.