John is ADI’s Chief Executive and as well as running the company plays a key role in stimulating, leading and communicating ADI’s creative innovations using MyPathway. John is highly focused on delivering solutions tailored for each of our customers, and is a passionate advocate of the use of digital technology to benefit and empower patient and the broader community.
John has led ADI into the field of Digital Health and has featured on BBC’s Look North, ITV, and national press articles as a digital health innovator. John became Chief Executive of ADI in 2009, and has led the company from its origins as a not-for-profit institute to its current position as a thriving, fast-growing, entrepreneurial SME, having raised over £10M in innovation funding and £2M in growth capital along the way.. Prior to joining ADI, John worked for Pace, the TV set-top box company, for 9 years in product delivery, engineering management, and senior management. John has a BSc in Physics and an MSc in Electronic Systems Design.
John contributes to several key industry groups in the Assisted Living and Smart Metering sectors and advises a number of public and private sector policy-making bodies. He is also a qualified executive coach who works with a number of FTSE 250 company directors.