New talent partnership for Leeds-based health-tech company

hero and Code Nation have agreed a partnership, which will see bright new, qualified digital and tech talent support hero on its next phase of growth and development.  

Health-tech disruptor hero is on a rapid growth trajectory over the coming months and needs to increase its internal team of digital and tech developers to meet the increased demand as well as delivering the new developments, which are in the pipeline. 

Working with organisations such as Vodafone, Inspired Villages, Anchor Hanover, among others, hero uses its Navigator platform to design and manage whole person health and engagement strategies across the four pillars of wellbeing – physical, social, mental and financial.  

CEO of hero, Joe Gaunt said of this partnership:

“Helping people is always at the forefront of our minds and when we learned about Code Nation, and the need and opportunity to support people to re-train and find new careers in technology and digital, we loved the concept and wanted to explore a partnership.  Code Nation is an incredible organisation and we thoroughly support its ethos and vision and believe this partnership will help us, help them to nurture great talent, offer employment opportunities and give people of all ages the opportunity to enter a career that is rewarding, challenging and also fun.” 

Based in Yorkshire, hero has a team of over 30 people working in all areas of health and wellbeing. The hero Group also has other health brands within its portfolio – heroPro Sport which works with professional athletes and teams and hero Training Clubs, a high end health and fitness training concept in Manchester, which is rolling out more training clubs across the UK over the coming months. 

David Muir, CEO of Code Nation said:

“It’s partnerships like the one with hero which excite us at Code Nation, where we have a genuine shared vision for the development of talent in the UK. Having understood hero’s strategy for growth and their plans for the future, it’s an exciting time for the company, its clients, and Code Nation to support. hero will also be working with Code Nation to support with health, wellbeing and developing a proactive and preventative strategy to support colleagues and learners to feel fitter, healthier and happier. I look forward to working closely with Joe and his team to match our newly created talent with their vision for growth.” 

For more information about hero and Code Nation, please contact Becca at AIM Content Marketing on 07342 075843 or email 

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