Savista Developments appoints Claire Johnsen as Head of Innovation
Claire Johnsen has been appointed as Head of Innovation for care home construction company, Savista Developments.
She previously worked for St John’s Innovation Centre in Cambridge as a Senior Innovation Advisor, and plans to support Savista by overseeing the launch of an Innovation Challenge run in partnership with its sister company, Hallmark Care Homes.
Hallmark owns 19 care homes across England and South Wales.
Hallmark Care homes have won the Pinders Healthcare Design award for ‘Best Care Home’ seven times. Most of their homes offer facilities including a state-of-the-art cinema, hair and nail salon and relaxing therapy room.
Claire said: “It is exciting to join a company with a strong desire and capability to make a difference. Hallmark Care Homes and Savista Developments have a tremendous can-do mind set and place innovation at the heart of their plans for care of the future.”
Avnish Goyal, Managing Director of Savista Developments and Chair of Hallmark Care Homes said: “We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Claire Johnsen as Head of Innovation for the group.
“We are dedicated to delivering outstanding environments for present and future residents and Claire’s extensive experience will help us to gather new ideas and implement them for the benefit of others. We wish her all the best for the future in her new role.”