We have a track record of understanding how technology can revolutionize an industry and we're bringing those benefits to our customers. We know how to build a great team, scale a SaaS business, build channels, and service enterprise customers. Most importantly, we are passionate about home healthcare and how great technology and a great team can provide better outcomes - for patients, providers and payers.
Adrian is a serial technology entrepreneur having built two successful mobile software companies; both achieving leadership positions in their respective markets before being acquired. Adrian is an active Angel Investor and sits on the boards of several companies including fast-growing technology firms like the point-of-care medical device company Chipcare, the SaaS company TrackTik, and the GRC software provider Resolver. Adrian is also the co-founder of the Madiro Fund, a charitable organization created to support innovative solutions to the health problems in low-income countries.
Andrew McDonald has over 20 years of experience leading innovative product teams that break into new markets, beat the competition, and delight customers. He has been part of a successful exit of a venture-backed startup and multiple enterprise software businesses that have grown rapidly and profitably past the $300M revenue mark. He comes to AlayaCare, having most recently held senior positions at Alcatel-Lucent, CENX, and Kinaxis where he was the Chief Product Officer.
An avid hockey player, Andrew holds a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Waterloo.
Annette leads AlayaCare’s Australia and New Zealand operations. She brings more than 23 years of experience in the aged care industry, holding numerous positions, including COO of BaptistCare NSW – Australia’s leading and most respected home, community and residential aged care provider, with over 3,500 employees and 160 offices. There she oversaw the operational activities of the organisation and led the company’s strategy and growth.
In her role as AlayaCare General Manager ANZ, Annette leads the growth strategy of the ANZ operations, focusing on delivering better client care and experiences and leveraging data to drive improved outcomes.
Brady Murphy is an accomplished marketer, speaker, and entrepreneur, he has been part of two exits of start-ups in the technology field. The first startup brought to marketers the world of mobile marketing, his company was one of the first mobile marketing agencies to emerge in the digital boom in the early 2000s. The second startup was a pioneering software company to bring mobility to workforce management. Today, Brady oversees sales and marketing of AlayaCare.
Jean-Francois (JF) Gailleur brings more than 30 years of experience in the software industry, leading positions with fast-growing start-ups and large companies such as SAP, hybris, AppDirect, Elevate Security, and Radialpoint. He has held many different roles in positions such as software engineering, system architecture, product management, business strategy, CTO as well as leading many Development and Cloud Engineering teams in international environments.
JF holds an Engineering Degree in Computer Science and Robotics from Marseille Polytechnic University and an MBA from John Molson School of Business, Concordia University in Montreal. JF is a member of the Order of Engineers of Quebec. JF has two kids and enjoys outdoor sports.
Naomi's current challenge as Head of AlayaLabs is to support AlayaCare's innovation strategy through applied research in machine learning and optimization applications. Naomi has spent the last few years leveraging and exploiting new technologies to build and commercialize products that solve real business problems.
Prior, Naomi was the VP Business Development at Nexalogy, responsible for commercializing the suite of products, forging channel partnerships and growing the sales. Naomi’s unique experience combines both start-up entrepreneur and seasoned IBM technology and business consultant.
Sava leads our Customer Success team, including Professional Services, Customer Enablement, Customer Adoption and Support, for North America. Her focus is bringing to life the voice of our customers in home care through delivering value-added quality customer engagements based on their needs and feedback.
Previously, Sava served as the founding CEO of eCaring, an early stage medical software development company, where she led the design of a caregiver management platform and mobile app that enables caregivers to track patient care and trigger interventions that improve health outcomes. She took this role after spending several years leading and consulting private-equity-backed companies growing through acquisition. She started her career in corporate finance and M&A at GE. Prior to beginning this journey, she had the privilege of working on the first Obama for America campaign on the national policy and speechwriting team.
Sava periodically teaches negotiations and business fundamentals as a senior lecturer at Brandeis University. She has a B.A. from Mount Holyoke College and a J.D. from Yale Law School. Her recent awards include an Emerging Executive Pinnacle Award from the Chamber of Commerce and a distinction as a Young American Leader from Harvard Business School.
You can read about Sava's personal and professional experience with home care here: https://www.pdsoros.org/news-events/sava-berhan%C3%A9-how-i-m-shaping-culture
Richard is responsible for the Legal, Risk and Compliance functions at AlayaCare. He leads a small team of in-house and external professionals who support key aspects of AlayaCare's business and operations including intellectual property, commercial contracting and strategic partnerships, regulatory matters, privacy and data security, corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions. Richard brings over 20 years of experience building and developing innovative and high-growth technology companies, including most recently acting as SVP, Legal and Compliance at PointClickCare, one of the leading EHR providers in the long-term care space.
Patrick Charbonneau is a product management professional with 15 years of experience leading product teams in multiple industries in small, medium and large enterprise organizations.
Having started his career in software after a bachelor degree in software engineering from École Polytechnique de Montréal, Patrick quickly became interested in product management and perfected his training with a graduate diploma in management and finance from McGill, as well as specific product management training at Berkeley University.
During his 15 years in product management, Patrick successfully lead product teams in defense during his tenure at Lockheed Martin Canada, in IT security and premium technical with Radialpoint and more recently in health technology with TELUS Health.