Imprivata Names Vice President of International Sales
Accomplished Healthcare IT Expert, Mark Clark, Appointed to Accelerate Growth in International Market
London, UK – May 29, 2012 –Imprivata, the leader in secure access and collaboration for healthcare, today announced the appointment of industry expert, Mark Clark, as Vice President of International Sales. In this role, Mark will be responsible for the growth and expansion of the company’s growth outside of the US including European, Middle Eastern and African (EMEA) regions, the Middle East and Australia. With extensive healthcare experience, Mark will lead Imprivata’s international team as it addresses the IT security and clinical productivity requirements of hospitals in each region.
“As the digitisation of patient data increases around the world, so do regulations designed to protect this sensitive information. The healthcare industry is turning to technology more than ever before to provide secure collaborative workflows that improve productivity for clinicians,” said Omar Hussain, CEO at Imprivata. “This has created an enormous opportunity for Imprivata, and Mark’s healthcare expertise, proven leadership skills, and demonstrated ability to rapidly expand business on a large scale make him ideally suited to spearhead our international team.”
Mark boasts 9 years of healthcare IT experience from his previous tenure at Hitachi Data systems (HDS), a global IT solutions provider, where he established, developed and expanded the healthcare vertical as a solutions business. His most recent position as Director e-Health & Life Sciences EMEA saw him leading an international team, with responsibility over the strategic direction of activity in the region. Mark has also held senior sales positions at EMC and Memorex in previous years.
“Imprivata’s technology targets some of the most fundamental and pervasive technology problems faced within the modern healthcare industry – ensuring that security requirements are met while maintaining an efficient clinician workflow,” said Mark Clark, VP International Sales at Imprivata. “Hospitals everywhere are feeling the same pain, and I look forward to helping them enhance care delivery by providing fast, secure access to patient information with OneSign.”
With more than 2 million users and 900 healthcare customers, Imprivata is the #1 provider of secure access and collaboration solutions for healthcare. By strengthening user authentication, streamlining application access and simplifying compliance reporting across multiple computing environments, customers realize improved workflows, increased security and compliance with government regulations.