Founder/Chief Executive Officer
Andreas Typaldos is a veteran businessman and entrepreneur, primarily in the software, technology, and technology-enabled healthcare. He has been a pioneer founder/early investor of several software, technology, and healthcare companies in the US and Europe over the last forty five years, through the Typaldos Family Office.
He has been active in the Life Sciences space as investor, founder, and Executive Board member. In addition to Kerna Health, he is currently Advisory Board Member for AI/ML (artificial intelligence/machine learning) of AIkido Pharma; Board Member of QCD-x, an early cancer detection company; and Board Chairman, early investor, and major shareholder of an AI company, Cogia Intelligence, which has worked with Aikido Pharma and the UT Southwestern University Medical Center on using AI for early detection of markers for pancreatic cancer. He is also Chairman and majority shareholder of Scalix, a Linux email and collaboration platform company, which was acquired and developed through Microsoft funding and strategic alliance. He is also active and major shareholder in a datacenter and datacenter/IT Infrastructure software management and CLOUD computing company, CPG Hosting Managed Services Inc, and a cellular network communications company, Akern Cellular Inc. In the past, he was CEO of Xandros, a Linux operating systems company, funded through a strategic alliance with Microsoft; NetGain, an internet incubator; and Computron Technologies, an ERP software company.
Mr. Typaldos came to the US from Greece on full scholarship from Columbia University, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematical Methods for Engineering and Operations Research. He also has a Master of Science Degree in Computer Science.
Mr. Typaldos is dual citizen of the US and of Greece and has homes and family in both countries. He is married with four children, and is active in philanthropy through the Typaldos-Vendome Foundation and the Typaldos Scholarship Program at Columbia University.
Chief Revenue Officer
Ms. Lore is a recognized leader and subject matter expert in the healthcare and Medicare Advantage space. With nearly two decades of experience in building and leading service and technology solutions companies that support clients in the healthcare sector, Crystal has developed and implemented programs for some of the industry’s leading payers, providers and patient advocate companies. She possesses deep subject matter expertise in Medicaid, Medicare Advantage and Affordable Care Act programs, with a particular focus on building industry best enrollment, member services and Five Star support programs.
Ms. Lore recently served as the Vice President of New Business Development for NationsHearing, a recognized provider of hearing related products and services to health plans. She also served as Chief Operating Officer for PBMS, a private equity investment and fund management firm where she was responsible for building the organization’s Pet Genius portfolio company that delivered both direct-to-consumer health and insurance products as well as affinity programs for globally recognized brands in the pet health sector. Prior to PBMS, she held the position of President and General Manager of Convey Health Solutions BPO services division where she built, sold and led outsourcing and technology solutions programs for some of the industry’s largest Medicare Advantage and Medicaid payer clients.
Her initial endeavor into the healthcare space was as Senior Vice President of New Business Development at Liberty Medical, a publicly traded company that gained national recognition in the diabetes supply sector. The company was sold in a two billion dollar transaction to Medco in 2006.
Ms. Lore holds a Bachelor’s of Business Science in Accounting from Florida State University.
Chief Financial Officer
Sean Fitzpatrick is an experienced capital markets professional, with decades of Wall Street experience at a number large institutions. The majority of his work experience has focused on the raising and managing of capital from private wealth, family offices, and institutional clients.
Mr. Fitzpatrick is the founding partner at Fidem Advisors, a boutique advisory firm that offers services in raising equity, debt, and bridge capital.
Prior to founding Fidem Advisors, Sean has held various positions of increasing responsibility at Alex Brown, Hambrecht & Quist, JP Morgan, and Credit Suisse. Mr. Fitzpatrick began his career with Shearson Lehman Brothers as a Financial Advisor.
Mr. Fitzpatrick holds a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Finance from Loyola University in Baltimore, Maryland.
Chief Information Officer
Mr. Schmolmueller is an accomplished software developer with more than 20 years of experience in IT architecture, System Administration, System Engineering, Database Architecture. He has built software for Fortune 50 companies and has specialized training in global networking, security and implementation.
Prior to Kerna Health, Mr. Schmolmueller successfully founded multiple development companies in Germany and Austria including CPG Ventures, a company that develops state of the art hardware, data center and hosting solutions. Mr. Schmolmueller gained his in-depth knowledge of running and managing companies through his vast variety of business endeavors throughout in career. His visions become missions and get executed.
Chief Strategy Officer
Bryan Yoffe is a CPA with 20+ years of healthcare and technology experience. He has been in financial and operational leadership roles in companies both large and small. Prior to Kerna, he spent six plus years as the COO of a healthcare technology company. In this position, he directly worked with the development team to build their technology. He also would create operational models for clients to help get them up and running with the platform. He also would pitch and close deals to potential clients for the company. Prior to that, he spent thirteen years in healthcare and the long-term care industry. His previous experience includes being the Vice President of Operations and Finance for the International Center for Long Term Care Innovation or Innovate LTC. In this position, he worked with entrepreneur and new start-ups in helping them develop and operationalize their products or services, he helped them with their business model and make sure they understand the complex aging care industry so that they can succeed in their endeavor. In that position he evaluated hundreds of different business opportunities for InnovateLTC and has developed models to assist in that process. Bryan was also the interim CFO for a nurse practitioner company that is a client of InnovateLTC. He previously held the position of VP of Business Services and Controller for Signature HealthCARE, LLC. Other career experience includes Area Controller for Extendicare and Assistant Controller for Trilogy Health Services.
Bryan is a University of Alabama graduate and a Louisville native who returned to the city in 2000, after living in Atlanta. He has been married for 23 years and has a son and twin daughters. Bryan enjoys spending time with family, playing basketball, and reading.