Embleema’s leadership team brings together more than 100 years of industry experience in life sciences, healthcare data, wearable, digital health & Blockchain technology across the US, Europe & Asia-Pacific.

Our Team

Robert Chu


Robert is the Co-founder & CEO of Embleema. He is the former SVP of Global Technology for IQVIA & has created & managed data networks in over 20 countries in the U.S., Asia & Europe.

Nicolas Schmidt

Chief Product Officer

Nicolas is Chief Product Officer at Embleema. He focuses on building innovations that help patients regain control of their health data and share them transparently with research organizations. 

Vahan Simonyan, PhD

Chief Scientist

Vahan brings 25+ years of hands-on science experience in Life sciences, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Physics, Chemistry, & Nanotechnology. He is a subject matter expert in FDA regulatory big data analytics activities and guidance development

Brittany Sorice

UI/UX Lead

Brittany is the Head Designer at embleema. The former UX Lead at a specialty prescription automation platform company, Brittany focuses on an accessible and intuitive patient experience to ease and enrich the interactions between physician & patient data.

Our Advisors

Pascale Witz

Co-Founder & CEO, PWH Advisors

Pascale is a Board Member of Horizon Pharma, Perkin Elmer, Fresenius Medical Care & other companies. She is the former EVP for the Global Diabetes & Cardiovascular franchise of Sanofi.

Pr. Alexander Eggermont

CSO Princess Maxima Center Former General Manager, Gustave Roussy

Lex is a globally recognized leader in cancer research & care. He is the former General Director of Gustave Roussy, European’s number one cancer care & research center.

Leena Das-Young, Pharm.D.

Founder, RaniBio Group

Leena is a seasoned C-level Life Sciences executive & advisor. She is the Founder and Principal at RaniBio & the former Head of Late Phase Oncology Development at Pfizer.

Adel Al-Saleh

CEO of T-Systems & Board Member of Deutsche Telekom

Adel is a seasoned global technology executive. He is a global leader in technology services after holding several senior executive positions at IBM Corp & IMS Health.

Bernard Gilly, PhD

CEO at GenSight Biologics & Chairman at iBionext

Bernard is a serial entrepreneur in Ophthalmology biotechnology, he is the CEO of Gensight & Chairman of iBionext.

Pr. Elly Hoseung Lee

Assistant Professor at Gachon University in Korea

Elly is a recognized innovator and leader in digital health in Korea since pioneering the first Samsung Mobile Health app on the Galaxy Smartphone. Elly held various positions of increasing responsibility at Samsung Electronics and SDS in the areas of mobile health, bioinformatics and provider solutions.