Founded in 2012, Opencare’s vision is to change the way patients and health providers interact. We are currently laser focused on creating an amazing experience for patients to find the right health provider, and to bring them together using a streamlined appointment booking platform.
We see this as a gateway to simplifying all interactions between patients and providers; ultimately making health care more personable, approachable and accessible.
Nikolai has founded and exited three companies, including SIMMS - a medical imaging SaaS company that served 2 million patients a year. Nikolai is also a quantified-self junkie who is often seen sporting multiple wearable devices.
Cam is a seasoned entrepreneur who sold his first company at the age of 24. He has experience leading teams to build products used by millions of people. Outside of work, you can find him playing guitar or travelling the globe.
Jian has a passion for entrepreneurship, now on his third start-up. As CFO/head of finance at Industrious and UGE as well as stops at Deloitte and Citi, he has a wealth of financial and strategic experience. In his spare time, you'll have to try hard to pin down where in the world he is traveling or scuba diving.
Previously head of operations for a medical research startup, Megan has a passion for growing companies by helping others to focus on what they love. At Opencare, she applies her skills towards building company culture, automating processes, and driving employee growth. An avid reader and recent podcast convert, Megan can be found discussing the latest on psychology & culture over brunch.
Lydia is our Office Manager! A jack of all trades with experience in a range of industries, from law firms to retail. Having landed in the Toronto start-up scene in 2018 after relocating from England, Lydia is now focused on maintaining a happy, healthy and productive team at Opencare. Along with keeping the office functioning on a day-to-day basis, Lydia is passionate about facilitating ongoing learning and development and championing awareness of mental health in the workplace. Outside of work you’ll find Lydia exploring the vintage stores and cocktail bars of Toronto, or planning her next vacation to Walt Disney World!
Katie loves using creative thinking and business insights to develop and implement new ideas for businesses. Prior to joining Opencare, Katie worked in healthcare finance as an investment banker and a private equity investor. She is a Toronto native and is excited to be back home after living in New York, Chicago, Stockholm, and Northern California. In her spare time, Katie loves to ski and golf.
Mike is driven by finding an answer to the eternal question of how to find the best people in the world and finding them meaningful work. Taking learnings from Product, Sales, Marketing and Engineering, he perpetually challenges assumptions to reinvent. After all of this he needs a beer, and can usually be found at a craft brewery or on the rugby pitch on weekends.
Charlotte believes that people are an organization’s most valuable asset, and is obsessed with uncovering incredible talent to solve business problems. She has experience in identifying and engaging with top talent across multiple industries and functions. When she is not being a professional internet sleuth, Charlotte can be found dog spotting in the park, in dance class, or hopping on a plane towards her next adventure.
Ian has built products at everywhere from startups to Fortune-500 companies. He has a passion for helping customers by understanding their needs and translating them into great new products and features. Outside of work you might find Ian enjoying a board game with friends – if you can't find him, he's off running, hiking or camping off-the-grid.
Amina loves analyzing product data to figure out which processes should be automated and which features should be built to provide the best experience to Opencare users. In her free time, Amina enjoys daydreaming, competing in hackathons and hunting for hidden gem restaurants in the city.
Ronen loves to toe the line between engineering and design. He's obsessed with writing elegant and maintainable code that never compromises on user experience. When he's not pondering CSS strategy, Ronen is making electronic music.
Paul is an experienced product designer with years of startup experience, but don’t call him an artist. When he’s not busy building solutions to help his customers, he can be found indulging in his fantasy football addiction.
Eliza comes from a diverse background having worked as a Software Engineer, Product Manager, and Product Designer, from a small startup to a Fortune 500 corporation. She’s passionate about building intuitive products that solve problems and make people’s lives easier. When not working, you can find her at a dance class, hiding away from the city bustle on a hiking trail, or planning for her next trip.
Dave has a passion for mapping real world business problems to technical solutions. He is a polyglot with a background in product management and engineering across multiple industries. Outside of work, Dave enjoys flying airplanes, rock climbing, and cycling.
A full stack developer with a passion for bringing ideas to life through code. Vadim loves clean, scalable, structured code and avoids unnecessary complexity. His hobbies include photography and psychology.
Hilal is a full stack developer passionate about leveraging technology to make people's lives better. He enjoys writing clean, well architected code and is a big proponent of test driven development. When he's not working with tech, you can find him on the soccer pitch or at a Raptors game.
Dylan is an full stack engineer with a background in growth, analytics, and product management. He focuses on tying together business goals, and engineering to build user-focused products. In his free time Dylan helps to run an EDM promotion company, and playing video games.
Emma is a front-end developer with a passion for usability and inclusion; she believes that everyone should be able to enjoy using every device, app and website and strives to make tech that is accessible to all. When she’s not working Emma enjoys going to see bands play (her number one favourite is Toronto based Born Ruffians) and scrolling through the various dog accounts she follows on Instagram.
Scott is a front-end developer with a background in product management. He loves creating intuitive user experiences that never compromise on functionality or design. When he's not behind his computer you'll most likely find him on his bike or eating his way through the city.
Peter loves to understand what makes a business tick. His past experience includes e-commerce and mobile gaming, where he has helped to grow young startups into multimillion dollar businesses. On the weekends, you can find him playing the two best sports: basketball and chess.
Dan is a data-driven Growth Marketer that enjoys solving complex problems using data to uncover key consumer insights. For fun, Dan enjoys going to Blue Jays games, watching TV & movies and reading about the latest trends in technology.
Simon is passionate about all things tech and marketing, with experience in a variety of industries including ed tech, enterprise SaaS and fintech. He loves taking on new challenges and is always looking for ways optimize and grow existing campaigns and processes. Outside of work, you can usually find him in the pool playing water polo, planning a tech meetup or on Twitter.
June is a data-driven growth marketer and a logical & analytical thinker. She is constantly refining her goal; testing and learning to do better. She has worked at a digital agency and at Facebook - both of which have shaped her values and working style. Besides work, she loves playing video games and watching sci-fi movies and dramas.
Alejandro is a growth marketer who loves to challenge the status quo. His curious and opportunity driven approach ensures that no stone is left unturned. Figuring out what gets the people excited, gets him excited. When he’s not researching the next new marketing channel for Opencare, you can find him listening to vinyl, playing musical instruments or running (in) the streets of Toronto.
Formerly from CPG & retail, Quintin is a brand marketer by trade, but an astronaut at heart. He has a deep desire to automate everything possible to make more time for 1pm tea talks about machine learning. When not crunching data, you’ll find him plotting weekend getaways or playing frisbee in the office.
Mickey loves to solve problems with out-of-the-box solutions. Oh wait - there are no boxes in life, just doors waiting to be opened. Nothing makes him happier than meeting new people and creating a positive impact on their life. Find him on the weekend exploring foreign cities, trying new foods, or practicing Vince Carter dunks at your local YMCA.
Natalie loves connecting with people. Obsessed with problem-solving and knocking down targets, she is passionate about helping others in and out of the workplace. Outside of work, Natalie spends her time listening to true crime podcasts, catching up with her favourite blogs, and running with the Toronto running community.
Kory is extremely curious and addicted to learning. One of his favourite pastimes is having the opportunity to meet and learn about new people and their paths. Kory is a huge fan of basketball, racquet sports, cycling, eating, travelling and he’s been to over 30 countries.
Miriam is a relationship creator who loves helping others solve problems and succeed. She approaches everything she does with a no-nonsense, honest attitude that derives from her Austrian heritage. When she is not taking care of business you will find her baking delicious cakes and making the best Schnitzel in town (ask her for her bundt cake recipe). She is also passionate about fitness, travel and fluffy cats.
Mike is passionate about meeting and relating with new people. He strives to optimize workplace efficiencies, as well as enhance professional and personal strategies. Beyond work, you can find Mike exercising, staying up to date on world events, and stressing about fantasy sports.
Lauren loves tackling user problems and optimizing their experience through product and process improvements. She enjoys being on the front line dealing with customers and is passionate about strategizing and discussing every aspect of their journey. In her free time, you can find Lauren planning trips she’s not going on, or daydreaming about a dog she doesn’t own yet.
Mieka loves to use data and understanding to grow together in a meaningful way. No idea is too ‘out there’ and she is passionate about having a solid grasp of both the problem and desired outcome in order to work together to find the best solution. Outside of work, she can be found hanging out with dogs, baking and cooking up a storm, or dreaming of her next travel adventure.
Taniya is fuelled by her desire to help people. She thrives off of building meaningful relationships with customers and helping them solve their biggest business challenges. Known for going above and beyond, she is often described as being “customer obsessed.“ When she’s not busy helping customers, Taniya can be found eating her way through Toronto’s restaurants and procrastinating going to the gym.
Karin is a data-driven problem solver. She enjoys building deep relationships with her customers and working as their business partner to help them achieve their goals. Using her data chops, she's able to derive insights from data and turn them into impactful changes for her clients. Outside of work, you'll spot Karin walking her crazy Jack Russell Terrier or salsa dancing the night away.
As a Customer Success Rep, Amanda uses her top-notch communication skills to help healthcare providers accept more patients through Opencare. During the winter, Amanda enjoys figure skating and during the summer she never misses a baseball game.
Jonathan has built and manages Thumbtack's global operations team, where he became an expert in growing and operating successful marketplaces. He loves trail running, biking, and generally exercising until exhaustion.
Mark is a serial startup CFO and operator, turned investor, turned operator again. He has been CFO for market-leading SaaS players such as FreshBooks and Shopify and has led investments in prominent startups such as Unbounce and Frank & Oak.