Aetion

Aetion Team

Aetion Team

Jeremy A. Rassen, ScD Co-Founder, President and Chief Scientific Officer Jeremy Rassen is an epidemiologist and computer scientist with 20 years of experience in the science and technology of big data. He was an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, where he developed cutting-edge methods for developing quality evidence using real-world data. Prior to that, Jeremy spent a decade in Silicon Valley. Jeremy was the fifth employee at E.piphany, Inc., where he was involved in the creation, sale and deployment of data-intensive applications for marketing and customer relationship management. Jeremy received his bachelor’s degree from Harvard College and his master's and doctorate degrees in Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health.  

Jeremy A. Rassen, ScD
Co-Founder, President and Chief Scientific Officer

Jeremy Rassen is an epidemiologist and computer scientist with 20 years of experience in the science and technology of big data. He was an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, where he developed cutting-edge methods for developing quality evidence using real-world data. Prior to that, Jeremy spent a decade in Silicon Valley. Jeremy was the fifth employee at E.piphany, Inc., where he was involved in the creation, sale and deployment of data-intensive applications for marketing and customer relationship management. Jeremy received his bachelor’s degree from Harvard College and his master's and doctorate degrees in Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health.

 

Sebastian Schneeweiss, MD, ScD Co-Founder and Science Lead Sebastian Schneeweiss, M.D., Sc.D. is a physician and pharmacoepidemiologist with 20 years of experience in analyzing healthcare databases. As a Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at Harvard Medical School he is a leading researcher in risk-adjustment and rapid cycle analytics of large longitudinal healthcare databases published in more than 350 articles. Sebastian is Past President of the International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology and is elected Fellow of multiple professional societies . He is advisor to FDA, EMA, CMS, PCORI and NIH. Sebastian received his medical training at the University of Munich and his doctorate degree in Pharmacoepidemiology from Harvard.

Sebastian Schneeweiss, MD, ScD
Co-Founder and Science Lead

Sebastian Schneeweiss, M.D., Sc.D. is a physician and pharmacoepidemiologist with 20 years of experience in analyzing healthcare databases. As a Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at Harvard Medical School he is a leading researcher in risk-adjustment and rapid cycle analytics of large longitudinal healthcare databases published in more than 350 articles. Sebastian is Past President of the International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology and is elected Fellow of multiple professional societies . He is advisor to FDA, EMA, CMS, PCORI and NIH. Sebastian received his medical training at the University of Munich and his doctorate degree in Pharmacoepidemiology from Harvard.

Allon Rauer, MS Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer Allon Rauer is a computer scientist and technologist with nearly 20 years of experience in creating high-performance, Big Data analytic systems. He has led the definition, design, and development of quality enterprise software for companies large and small. He has worked on computer architecture at Hewlett-Packard, created a scalable data warehouse for E.piphany, Inc., and run technology for a billion-dollar quantitative hedge fund.  Allon earned both his bachelor's and master's degrees in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University.

Allon Rauer, MS
Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer

Allon Rauer is a computer scientist and technologist with nearly 20 years of experience in creating high-performance, Big Data analytic systems. He has led the definition, design, and development of quality enterprise software for companies large and small. He has worked on computer architecture at Hewlett-Packard, created a scalable data warehouse for E.piphany, Inc., and run technology for a billion-dollar quantitative hedge fund.  Allon earned both his bachelor's and master's degrees in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University.

Lori Bennett, JD General Counsel Lori Bennett is an attorney with broad experience advising corporate clients on a variety of matters, including intellectual property, privacy, data security, corporate governance, and risk management. Before joining Aetion, Lori was an associate at Lowenstein Sandler LLP, where she advised innovative technology companies in the healthcare and other industries. Her experience also includes general corporate practice at Ropes & Gray LLP. Lori holds a bachelor’s degree from Princeton University, a master’s from Trinity College Dublin, and a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law.  

Lori Bennett, JD
General Counsel

Lori Bennett is an attorney with broad experience advising corporate clients on a variety of matters, including intellectual property, privacy, data security, corporate governance, and risk management. Before joining Aetion, Lori was an associate at Lowenstein Sandler LLP, where she advised innovative technology companies in the healthcare and other industries. Her experience also includes general corporate practice at Ropes & Gray LLP. Lori holds a bachelor’s degree from Princeton University, a master’s from Trinity College Dublin, and a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law.

 

Peter S. Kim, MS VP Engineering Peter S. Kim has 20 years experience in the development of cutting-edge big data technologies. Prior to Aetion, Peter was formerly the CTO at Roc Capital, a quantitative equity trading firm with over US$1B in assets under management, and was CTO at a proprietary trading desk within Deutsche Bank. Peter was a senior engineer at E.piphany, Inc., where he developed his first big data applications. Peter holds bachelor's and master's degrees in Computer Science from Stanford University, where he graduated with University Distinction and earned the Terman Award.

Peter S. Kim, MS
VP Engineering

Peter S. Kim has 20 years experience in the development of cutting-edge big data technologies. Prior to Aetion, Peter was formerly the CTO at Roc Capital, a quantitative equity trading firm with over US$1B in assets under management, and was CTO at a proprietary trading desk within Deutsche Bank. Peter was a senior engineer at E.piphany, Inc., where he developed his first big data applications. Peter holds bachelor's and master's degrees in Computer Science from Stanford University, where he graduated with University Distinction and earned the Terman Award.

Francis Lam VP Data Science Francis Lam is a data scientist and technologist with over 10 years of experience developing state-of-the-art technologies and methods to derive evidence from big data and then act on it optimally. Prior to Aetion, Francis was the Head of Quantitative Research at Roc Capital, a quantitative equity trading firm with over US$1B in assets under management, and a VP at Deutsche Bank as a quantitative analyst on a proprietary trading desk. Francis holds a bachelor's degree in Physics and a bachelor's degree in Mathematics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  

Francis Lam
VP Data Science

Francis Lam is a data scientist and technologist with over 10 years of experience developing state-of-the-art technologies and methods to derive evidence from big data and then act on it optimally. Prior to Aetion, Francis was the Head of Quantitative Research at Roc Capital, a quantitative equity trading firm with over US$1B in assets under management, and a VP at Deutsche Bank as a quantitative analyst on a proprietary trading desk. Francis holds a bachelor's degree in Physics and a bachelor's degree in Mathematics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

 

Robert Voreyer Chief Financial Officer Robert Voreyer is Aetion's Chief Financial Officer, having joined the firm in 2016.  Robert has been working with emerging growth companies since 2011, frequently serving as CFO or board member. Previously, Robert spent two decades as Senior Managing Director at Morgan Stanley and Bank of America. Robert also served as Chief Investment Officer for a large family office based in New York. Robert received his BSBA from Georgetown University and his MBA from Columbia University.

Robert Voreyer
Chief Financial Officer

Robert Voreyer is Aetion's Chief Financial Officer, having joined the firm in 2016.  Robert has been working with emerging growth companies since 2011, frequently serving as CFO or board member. Previously, Robert spent two decades as Senior Managing Director at Morgan Stanley and Bank of America. Robert also served as Chief Investment Officer for a large family office based in New York. Robert received his BSBA from Georgetown University and his MBA from Columbia University.

Todd Gorsuch, MBA VP Life Sciences Todd Gorsuch has 20 years experience driving growth and innovation for organizations spanning the healthcare ecosystem. Prior to Aetion, Todd lead the commercialization of a Life Sciences-focused internal startup at Premier, Inc. He spearheaded the development of new offerings leveraging healthcare data and analytics to help life sciences companies transition to value-based care. Todd has also worked at Merck & Co. and Carolinas Health System. He started his career as an officer in the United States Air Force where he managed multi-million dollar Department of Defense software development contracts. Todd holds a bachelor’s degree from the United States Air Force Academy and master’s degree in business administration from The Citadel.

Todd Gorsuch, MBA
VP Life Sciences

Todd Gorsuch has 20 years experience driving growth and innovation for organizations spanning the healthcare ecosystem. Prior to Aetion, Todd lead the commercialization of a Life Sciences-focused internal startup at Premier, Inc. He spearheaded the development of new offerings leveraging healthcare data and analytics to help life sciences companies transition to value-based care. Todd has also worked at Merck & Co. and Carolinas Health System. He started his career as an officer in the United States Air Force where he managed multi-million dollar Department of Defense software development contracts. Todd holds a bachelor’s degree from the United States Air Force Academy and master’s degree in business administration from The Citadel.

Marisa Valente VP Human Resources Marisa Valente is a talent management professional with a decade of experience supporting businesses in implementing initiatives spanning business strategy and partnership, recruitment, performance management, learning development and compensation. Prior to joining Aetion, she held global human resources positions at PIMCO, Bridgewater and Morgan Stanely based in California, Connecticut, New York, and Singapore. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University.

Marisa Valente
VP Human Resources

Marisa Valente is a talent management professional with a decade of experience supporting businesses in implementing initiatives spanning business strategy and partnership, recruitment, performance management, learning development and compensation. Prior to joining Aetion, she held global human resources positions at PIMCO, Bridgewater and Morgan Stanely based in California, Connecticut, New York, and Singapore. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University.