TalkTalk technology md joins Tunstall Healthcare

Gary Steen, CTO, Tunstall Healthcare. Credit: Matthew Pover.

Gary Steen has been appointed by Tunstall Healthcare as group chief technology officer (CTO). 

He will lead Tunstall’s innovation and development function globally and be responsible for solutions and products from the company’s technology delivery centres in the UK, Sweden and Germany.


Steen joins Tunstall from TalkTalk where he held the role of group managing director for technology, delivering services to over four million consumers and businesses across the UK. With experience both in the UK and internationally, he has delivered large scale technology transformations across services and in-home devices.

Before joining TalkTalk, he worked as CTO for MDS Global, a software services business where he was responsible for running core product deliveries across Europe, Australia and the USA.

‘It’s a hugely exciting time to be at the forefront of innovation and development in the digitally connected health and social care industry, as the adoption of digital healthcare rapidly accelerates,’ said Steen.

Operating in 15 countries, Tunstall is ideally placed to continue to build on its market leading position and I look forward to leading a world class technology team that supports the needs of its existing and future customer base.’

Gordon Sutherland, Tunstall Group chief executive, added: ‘As we drive forward with Tunstall’s cognitive care model, Gary’s experience of delivering product and services underpinned with critical services, along with his transformational experience will be a great addition to the team.’

Tunstall Group works with operators around the world, providing advanced technology-enabled care solutions that allow people to live independently for longer.