Founder Team

Paul Nelson

MB BChir Cantab PhD

Chief Executive Officer

Paul is a Medical Doctor and has a PhD in Clinical Epidemiology. As a Public Health Consultant for over 10 years, he specialised in data science and digital public health in Academia and working in NHS on the public-facing digital services. Paul has broad public sector experience in commissioning and provider organisations both locally and nationally.  He also has a strong commercial background with success leading sales – and developing “market fit” in health tech startups. Paul also offers domain expertise to health-related products.

Idong Usoro


Chief Technical Officer

Idong has extensive experience in developing and embedding real-time data-driven software and practical digital health innovation with experience across Europe and North America having worked with SMEs, public sector organisations and large FTSE 100 companies across a range of sectors. Idong has devised and led the alpha development of the AI vetting tool and Referral Bot pilots which are at the heart of the Nelus AI offer. He initiated and led these proof of concepts in collaborations with NHS Health boards, Scottish Government and technical partners. Idong oversees technology, product strategy, architecture, R&D and infrastructure development. He also leads on internationalisation and technical partner development.