Our Team

Paige is being built by an outstanding group of experts in machine learning, pathology, healthcare, and entrepreneurship

Darren Adendorff
Senior Technical Recruiter
Darren Adendorff
Senior Technical Recruiter

Darren is a seasoned recruiter who has over ten years’ of experience, ranging from empowering early stage startups to scale up quickly to sourcing difficult-to-fill roles at some of the world’s most respected software development groups. Additionally Darren has a background in web design. He loves a challenge and enjoys knowing that he is able to make a real difference at Paige.

Alexis Ahiekpor-Dravi
Senior Engineering Manager
Alexis Ahiekpor-Dravi
Senior Engineering Manager

Alexis brings to Paige 12 years of experience in the healthcare industry, during which he's been striving toward broader adoption of best in class software engineering practices in the heavily regulated environment this industry is subjected to.

Alican Bozkurt
Alican Bozkurt
AI Scientist

Alican earned his Ph.D. from Northeastern University in 2020. He also holds M.Sc. and B.Sc. titles from Bilkent University, Turkey. His research interests include machine learning, probabilistic programming, deep neural networks, and their applications in biomedical image processing.

Mark Broadmore
Senior Software Engineer
Mark Broadmore
Senior Software Engineer

Mark is a Senior Backend Software Engineer with over 20 years commercial experience delivering distributed real-time systems for financial services, telecoms, and healthcare. He brings a whole-system approach to development, considering human and operational aspects on top of the software itself. Originally from New Zealand, his "O.E." got a bit out of hand and he's been in living in London for 19 years.

Bart Carlucci
Senior Technical Recruiter
Bart Carlucci
Senior Technical Recruiter

With a deep interest in Technology and Biological Sciences, brings an extensive background in full-desk recruitment across multiple domains. Loves playing the guitar in his free time, with influences ranging from Jerry Garcia, Bob Weir, to Ace Frehley.

Adam Casson
Adam Casson
AI Research Engineer

Has experience in deep learning for both computer vision and natural language processing. Former machine learning engineer at a Comcast-NBCUniversal research lab. Completed a BS in Imaging Science from the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT).

Rodrigo Ceballos
Rodrigo Ceballos
AI Research Engineer

Experienced in the development of machine vision systems for microscopy images and statistical modeling of medical data. Recently finished a joint MSc in Neural System and Computation from ETH and the University of Zurich.

Belma Dogdas, PhD
Senior Principal Scientist
Belma Dogdas, PhD
Senior Principal Scientist

She has previously led the Image Data Analytics program at Merck. Her research focus is in machine learning, medical image analysis, computational pathology and predictive biomarkers. Prior to joining Merck, she received M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from University of Southern California, Electrical Engineering Department in 2002 and 2007 respectively. She, also, holds a B.S. degree from Bilkent University, Turkey in Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department in 2000. She is a Senior Member of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology society.

Sheena Eb
AI Engineer

Experienced in research and development of deep learning technology for computer vision and medical applications. Former machine learning engineer at TheTake.ai. Completed M.S. in computer science at Stevens Institute of Technology.

Thomas Fresneau
Senior Engineering Manager
Thomas Fresneau
Senior Engineering Manager

Senior Engineering Manager with over ten years of experience building solutions for life science and healthcare industries. Specialized in developing clinical medical software solutions.

Thomas Fuchs, Dr.Sc.
Thomas Fuchs, Dr.Sc.
Founder & Chief Scientific Officer

Director of Computational Pathology Lab at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and professor for Machine Learning at Weill Cornell. Former research technologist at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena. Postdoctoral research focus in computer vision, medical imaging at Caltech. PhD in Machine Learning from ETH Zurich.

Ran Godrich
Ran Godrich
AI Research Engineer

Developed machine learning and computer vision systems for analysis of biomedical data at Weill Cornell Medical College and recently completed MS in Information and Computer Science at Cornell Tech.

Dani Gorton
UX Designer

Dani is a graduate of Kenyon College where she was a studio art major. She also attended Studio Arts College International (SACI) in Florence, Italy. Previously, Dani was a Product Designer at Lovingly, a tech company dedicated to helping local florists across the US and Canada.

Leo Grady, PhD
Chief Executive Officer

Seasoned healthcare technology leader with 15+ years of experience in prototyping, developing, and bringing to market advanced machine learning, computer vision, and medical imaging technologies and products. Former SVP of Engineering for HeartFlow, where he led full stack technology and product development efforts for HeartFlow’s cardiovascular software and drove HeartFlow’s IP portfolio. Before that, served in a variety of leadership roles at Siemens. Author of two published books, over 100 peer-reviewed journal and conference papers, and has over 300 issued or pending patents worldwide. Inducted as a Fellow in the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering in 2014. 2012 recipient of the Edison Patent Award in medical imaging. B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Vermont. Ph.D. in Cognitive and Neural Systems from Boston University.

Greg Dominick
Greg Dominick
Senior Scrum Master

After getting his start in the options trading pits, Greg transitioned to eventually become an IT project manager and scrum master for companies large and small. He enjoys the continual challenge of having engineering and product teams collaborate to deliver the best software possible. Greg earned his BA in Economics from Princeton University and his MBA in Finance from Baruch College.

Dan Greene
Dan Greene
Lead Platform Engineer

Has 20 years of experience in various it operations and development roles with heavy focus on automating the software development lifecycle. Specialties include software configuration and release management in highly transactional environments.

Clement Grisi
Clement Grisi
Research Intern

Undergoing a gap year as part of his MSc in computer vision and machine learning at Ecole des Ponts in Paris, Clement is fresh out of a research internship at Gustave Roussy, the first European Cancer center. There, he worked on deep learning models to predict metastatic relapse from breast cancer pathology slides. He chose Paige for his second internship to deepen his interest in AI for health and turn diagnosis and treatment of cancer upside down!

Theo Gugoiu
Senior Software Engineer
Theo Gugoiu
Senior Software Engineer

Future-focused software engineer, aiming to advance technology globally, and beyond. Experience with fast-paced growth startups, full stack development, and microservice architecture. Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering with honors from University of Waterloo.

Sander Hartlage
Sander Hartlage
Lead Data Engineer

Data Engineer formerly with the Jet.com/Walmart Labs' Global Data Team designing and building large-scale applications supporting business analytics, at-scale data science and machine learning, near-real-time system monitoring and any and all types of other data needs. Proud long-time resident of Brooklyn.

Matt Houliston
Business Development Principal, BioPharma
Matt Houliston
Business Development Principal, BioPharma

Matt is a life science business development and strategy professional in the role of Business Development Principal, BioPharma at Paige. With a focus on oncology and precision medicine, he has consulted for and developed partnerships with leading diagnostic, biopharma, medical device, and real-world evidence stakeholders to ideate and commercialize innovations to transform cancer care.

Sese IH
Senior Front End Engineer
Sese IH
Senior Front End Engineer

Highly creative Senior Front End Engineer with expertise in Fullstack and UX Development. Received a BFA Product, Service Design - Focus in Human Computer Interaction from The Savannah College of Art and Design.

Manuel Isava
Manuel Isava
Software Engineer, AI

Manuel holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities. Previously, he worked as a Software Development Engineer (SDE) for Amazon, as part of the Alexa organization, for 4 years. He has a lot of experience with distributed and high-scale systems, microservices, AWS, among other things. He has a deep interest in Machine Learning, Software Engineering, new technologies, cooking and literature.

Andriy Ivaneyko
Senior Software Engineer, Cloud & Distributed Computing
Andriy Ivaneyko
Senior Software Engineer, Cloud & Distributed Computing

Andriy is a Senior Software Engineer with extensive knowledge of programming best practices and industry standards. He's well experienced in developing complex solutions and establishing continuous integration and delivery pipelines. Andriy completed B.Sc in Applied Mathematics and M.Sc in Mathematical Modeling at Lviv Polytechnic National University in Ukraine and holds AWS Certified Solution Architect certification.

Chris Kanan, PhD
Chris Kanan, PhD
Senior AI Scientist

AI expert with an emphasis in deep learning and computer vision. Visiting Professor at Cornell Tech. Assistant Professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), where he runs a laboratory working on lifelong machine learning and language guided image/video understanding. Associate Director of RIT's Center for Human-aware AI. Former Research Technologist at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena. Postdoc at Caltech focusing on deep learning. PhD in Computer Science from UC San Diego, where he worked on machine learning, computer vision, and computational cognitive neuroscience.

Alexandre Kirszenberg
Software Engineer Intern
Alexandre Kirszenberg
Software Engineer Intern

Computer Science student specializing in Programming Language Theory and Image Processing. Former intern at Facebook, currently pursuing a M.Sc in Computer Science at EPITA, Paris.

Jeremy Kunz
Jeremy Kunz
AI Research Engineer

Has experience in machine learning, computer vision, software development, in vitro diagnostics, cell culture, single cell analysis and genomics. Received a Swiss Federal Diploma of Vocational Education and Training in computer science. Graduated at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland FHNW with a BSc in Life Science Technologies. Completed a MSc in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics at the ETH Zurich.

Donghun (DH) Lee
Donghun (DH) Lee
AI Engineer

Formerly Machine Learning Researcher developing inverse reinforcement learning algorithms for healthcare and finance. As a software engineer & entrepreneur, co-founded a profitable e-commerce startup in South Korea. Graduated with a Master of Engineering degree in Computational Science at Harvard University. Passionate about designing cutting-edge inference models and building large-scale machine learning pipelines.

Matt Lee
AI Scientist

A former Research Scientist at HeartFlow, Matthew completed his Ph.D in Medical Imaging and Machine Learning at Imperial College London. Matthew also holds an M.Sc in Computer Science from Imperial College London, and B.Sc in Mathematics from Warwick University.

Carla Leibowitz
Chief Business Development Officer
Carla Leibowitz
Chief Business Development Officer

Carla Leibowitz is a growth and innovation executive heading the Business Development and Marketing functions at Paige. Prior, she led Corporate Development Arterys, the first company to achieve FDA clearances for several products that combine cloud computing and artificial intelligence, and spent time at NVIDIA, where she was the global lead for healthcare partnerships. She has an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and engineering degrees from both MIT and Stanford. Carla also spent 3 years at Bain & Company, consulting for top biotech, diagnostic and hospital clients. At the beginning of her career, Carla designed medical devices and led device development teams at several companies and has more than 16 patents under her name.

Jason Locke
Jason Locke
Principal of UX

Seasoned User Experience leader with 15+ years of experience in User Research, UX Design, User Testing, Performance Metrics and Product Development across multiple industries and organization sizes. Jason has been a lifelong student of mathematics, psychology and biology. An expert Product Owner, he brings a rich history of cross-functional and user collaboration to successfully bring innovative product visions to market. As former VP of UX and Design at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, he lead a team of 90+ in the research and design of an advanced learning platform driven by machine learning.

Bhavana Mallineni
Bhavana Mallineni
Front End Engineer

Front end Developer with a demonstrated history of working in information technology and services industry to help design,build and enhance responsive web applications.Recently completed MS in Computer Science at Northern Illinois University.

Tyler McEntee
Senior Software Engineer, Backend Services
Tyler McEntee
Senior Software Engineer, Backend Services

Senior software engineer with over five years of experience designing and developing high-performance AI-powered healthcare software. Previously, Tyler has helped to bring a cardiology imaging platform from a research project all the way to FDA 510(k) clearance. He has a personal interest in writing reliable developer tooling and automating machine learning workflows.

Helen Melville
People & Operations Manager
Helen Melville
People & Operations Manager

Has previously filled roles within healthcare, banking and insurance. Is very proudly Paige’s first employee! Is deeply collaborative, with extensive experience developing and implementing new processes and systems.

Joe Meyer
Senior Front End Engineer
Joe Meyer
Senior Front End Engineer

Joe is experienced in a wide array of tech stacks ranging from .NET to modern JS frameworks like React and Angular. Joe has tech interests in DevOps and networking, running a managed network and home lab with over half a dozen sites. Currently pursuing a MS in Computer Science with an AI thesis focused on knowledge representation and programming language translation.

James Morse
Senior Front End Engineer
James Morse
Senior Front End Engineer

James is passionate about creating effective web applications that truly make a difference. He's a skilled frontend engineer utilizing knowledge of up-to-date patterns, best practices, and the latest technologies. His ability to look at things from a fresh perspective makes him an innovator, a tremendous teacher, and a great conversationalist.

Quynh Nguyen
Office Manager/Executive Assistant
Quynh Nguyen
Office Manager/Executive Assistant

Has several years of experience in Business Administration across different verticals, including IT Security. Has a deep interest in Healthcare innovations and an MBA in Healthcare Management from University of Rochester, Simon Business School.

Dan O'Connell
Senior Systems Administrator
Dan O'Connell
Senior Systems Administrator

Experienced Network and Systems administration professional. Focusing on security, reliability, automation and end user experience. Prior to joining Paige in the fight against cancer, Dan dedicated the past 10+ years to supporting teachers and students in the education sector.

Bami Oluwole
Bami Oluwole
Senior Scrum Master

Bami is highly skilled at driving change across organizations through the application of Agile methodologies. She is deeply passionate about DevOps culture, and loves the collaboration opportunities that working in a startup provides.

Kyle Ondy
Kyle Ondy
Platform Engineer

Kyle brings his varied experience from manufacturing, private equity, and the open source community to Paige. As an advocate for automation Kyle is able to help developers and scientist leverage tooling and process to consistently deliver meaningful products.

Mike Placentra
Senior Software Engineer
Mike Placentra
Senior Software Engineer

Mike is a senior software engineer with a background in building event-driven and distributed systems in the cloud, including AI implementation, data processing, and media processing systems. His professional experience comes from the ad tech, media tech, finance, and defense industries.

Will Platnick
Senior Platform Engineer
Will Platnick
Senior Platform Engineer

Will is a Senior Platform/Site Reliability Engineer with experience in architecting, automating, scaling and managing infrastructure with hundreds of millions of users. He has a wide range of experience from the Hosting, Telecom, Religious, Government and Hospitality industries.

Patricia Raciti, MD
Patricia Raciti, MD
Pathologist

Pathologist and former Oncologic Surgical Pathology Fellow at MSKCC. Board-certified in general anatomic and clinical pathology, hematopathology and dermatopathology. Patricia received a B.A., magna cum laude, from Harvard University and an M.D. from New York Medical College.

Jennifer Rizk
Jennifer Rizk
Director of Marketing

Jenny Rizk is the Director of Marketing at Paige. Before Paige, Jenny spent 10+ years in healthcare technology at startups, including Flatiron Health and Evolent Health, and was a healthcare-focused consultant with Booz Allen Hamilton. She’s built and marketed innovative healthcare products to large hospital systems, community physicians, payers, and pharmaceutical organizations. She has a BA from Northwestern University and an MBA with a focus in healthcare management from The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.

Brandon Rothrock, PhD
Brandon Rothrock, PhD
Senior AI Scientist

Formerly a Research Technologist and Perception Systems Group Lead in the Mobility and Robotics section at NASA/JPL, developing machine learning models for advanced robot autonomy. Postdoctoral and PhD research in computer vision and machine learning from UCLA.

Antoine Sainson
Software Engineer Intern
Antoine Sainson
Software Engineer Intern

AI Software Engineer Intern currently completing a Master’s Degree in Machine Learning and Image Processing at EPITA, a French engineering school. Antoine has experience in research and development of machine learning solutions as a former student researcher at Epita’s System & Security Laboratory (LSE), specialized in malicious behaviors detection over social graphs.

Gus Sbirakis
Senior Platform Engineer
Gus Sbirakis
Senior Platform Engineer

Gus has over a decade of experience specializing in software development environments, automation, and cloud. He holds a B.S degree from NYU Tandon School of Engineering & Technology and has a proven track record of success supporting heterogenous platforms in diverse technology driven firms.

Peter Schüffler, Dr.Sc.
Founder & Senior AI Scientist
Peter Schüffler, Dr.Sc.
Founder & Senior AI Scientist

Senior Computational Pathologist at MSK. Recieved his PhD of Science at the ETH Zurich, Switzerland. Over ten years of experience and over 30 publications in Machine Learning, Medical Image Data Analysis in Pathology and Radiology, Biostatistics, and Software Development from numerous translational projects.

Christina Segro
Christina Segro
Corporate Counsel

Christina Segro most recently practiced Intellectual Property law at Brown Rudnick LLP. Her areas of focus were in the life science industry and included the prosecution of patent applications; reports on patentability, infringement, and validity; advising on regulatory matters; and strategizing, drafting, and negotiating agreements and licenses. Prior to Brown Rudnick, Christina was the General Counsel at Celmatix Inc., a personalized medicine company, where she counseled executives on a variety of business-related and intellectual property matters during a period of rapid corporate growth in a highly regulated environment. Christina was also previously Associate IP Counsel at Medical Diagnostic Laboratories, LLC, where she advised on the intellectual property portfolio and related agreements.

Sam Seymour
Sam Seymour
Senior Product Manager

Sam brings to Paige a background in basic and pharmaceutical benchtop research, and five years of operations at disruptive digital health technology companies. He studied biology at Vassar College and entered the field of digital health after earning a joint Masters in Translational Medicine through UC Berkeley and UCSF. Sam's passions include bringing meaningfully disruptive health technologies to market via deep understanding of clinical needs and, in his free time, dog whispering.

Leah Shamilova
Leah Shamilova
Project Coordinator

Has several years of experience in the health tech industry and comes to us with an established history of working on implementing new technologies within hospital systems across the US.

Jillian Sue
Jillian Sue
Director of Product

Has several years of experience in the healthcare industry, including research, pharmaceuticals, and hospital administration, and just completed her MS in Information and Computer Science at Cornell Tech.

Dilip Thiagarajan
Dilip Thiagarajan
AI Engineer

Former software engineer on the Political Ads Integrity ML team at Facebook, building CV and NLP systems to detect and reduce prevalence of harmful political ads across FB apps. Graduated from Cornell University with an M. Eng. in CS and a specialization in CV and Bayesian ML, as well as a BA in Mathematics. Worked on research in a variety of computer vision subfields.

Alex Tsema
Senior Software Engineer, Backend Services
Alex Tsema
Senior Software Engineer, Backend Services

Senior Software Engineer with a solid academic background in Computer Vision and Machine Learning including defending a thesis three times and co-authoring a book. Extensive experience in developing scalable cloud first architectures with various tech-stacks and frameworks. With an entrepreneurial mindset, Alex brings product focused vision into development preserving clean architecture and best software engineering principles and practices.

Julian Viret
Julian Viret
AI Engineer

Former Machine Learning Engineer on the Perception and Behavior Planning teams at Starsky Robotics, developing models for autonomous trucks. Graduated from Cornell University with an M.Eng in Computer Science and a triple major in Mathematics, Statistics, and Economics. Worked on research in computer vision while in graduate school.

Razik Yousfi
Razik Yousfi
VP of Engineering

Technology and engineering leader with strong technical background and experience in lean product development, enterprise architecture and engineering excellence. Previously, Director of Engineering at HeartFlow where he led product engineering and enterprise architecture across all engineering teams focusing on all aspects of the product, from hospital data ingestion and cloud computing / web-services to visualization, reporting and scientific / medical applications. Before that, Razik held various engineering positions in multiple industries where he focused on the entire product development lifecycle. Razik graduated over 10 years ago with a Master's degree in Computer Science from EPITA, a French engineering school.

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Our History

With the shift towards digital pathology in leading hospital centers, there has been no better time for Paige to usher in a new era of pathology. Paige emerged from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, where Prof. Thomas Fuchs led ground-breaking research in computational pathology. The company officially spun out of the center in 2018 to bring this technology to clinics around the world.

2008

Fuchs published the first computational pathology paper and validated AI’s level of accuracy on the survival of renal cancer patients.

2013

Digitization of clinical pathology slides at MSKCC.

2016

Build deeper learning models for cancer detection, segmentation, classification, and patient stratificiation.

2018

Launch of Paige with $25M of funding from Breyer Capital.

2019

  • Granted Breakthrough Designation from the FDA for Paige's Prostate Module.
  • Leo Grady Hired as CEO.
  • Nature medicine paper published, showing clinical-grade generalizable AI created at MSKCC.
  • 2008

    Fuchs published the first computational pathology paper and validated AI’s level of accuracy on the survival of renal cancer patients.

    2013

    Digitization of clinical pathology slides at MSKCC.

    2016

    Build deeper learning models for cancer detection, segmentation, classification, and patient stratificiation.

    2018

    Launch of Paige with $25M of funding from Breyer Capital.

    2019

  • Granted Breakthrough Designation from the FDA for Paige's Prostate Module.
  • Leo Grady Hired as CEO.
  • Nature medicine paper published, showing clinical-grade generalizable AI created at MSKCC.
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