Care Hires lands £2m investment from West Hill Capital

Care Hires, a software startup that allows care providers to hire on-demand healthcare staff, has received £2 million investment from private equity firm West Hill Capital to accelerate growth.

The company said the funding will be used to amplify its sales and marketing functions in addition to bolstering its tech infrastructure and launch of its Software as a service (SaaS) products to provide further efficiencies to care providers.

Established in 2020, the company works with more than 150 care services across the UK and has over 1,000 healthcare staff on its platform today. It has supplied more than 0.5 million hours of care.

Nizam Bata, director of Care Hires, said: “Having worked with the team at West Hill over the last few months, we are delighted to have them onboard. We are transforming recruitment across the care industry by providing a simple solution to an industry in crisis.

“We want to become the chosen partner for care providers and care agencies for all staffing requirements and to provide automation through the launch of several SaaS products.”

Ian Mattioli, chairman of Care Hires, added: “At a time where the care sector is suffering with a number of critical and sensitive issues, Care Hires has proven we have a solution that provides the support needed to provide the efficiencies and technology needed to meet these requirements.

“.We continue accelerating our growth in delivering care hires to every care service and agency across the UK”.

Date published: April 28, 2022

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