Meet the Vincere Team
Shalen De Silva
Co-Founder & CEO
Shalen is a recovering banker who worked at Deloitte, BNP and SMBC, primarily in M&A and Leveraged Finance. During this time, he co-founded Global Clinic as a volunteer to deliver free cataract and cleft surgeries and primary eye and dental care around remote parts of Asia, which led him to quit banking and dedicate his career to healthcare. Shalen holds math, finance, and public health degrees from LSE, Cambridge, and Harvard.
Co-Founder & President
Before his master’s degree at Harvard, Jake worked as a consultant in healthcare strategy and technology. He focused on innovative care delivery models and early value-based care initiatives for providers, payers, and state agencies. He is passionate about building teams and tech that enable thoughtful remote care models for vulnerable populations.
Co-Founder & CTO
Hadi has many years of experience in developing and architecting enterprise grade applications. Previously he was a senior software engineer at Capital One specializing in AI/NLP, autonomous customer experience and infrastructure. He finds deeper passion about creating impact in health-care now through building software. His expertise focuses on technical direction and providing strategic ways of bridging ideas to engineering execution. After hours, he is usually being trained by his young son.
Head of Product
An experienced respiratory patient himself, Trevor is focused on using emerging technologies to improve the quality, access, and equity of world-class healthcare for those who need it most. With a background in Chemical Engineering and Pharma, Trevor blends science and design into a shared language for innovation. He enjoys being the team jester and dabbles with renaissance hobbies like marble sculpting and leather-working.
Sheryl is fascinated by what propels each of us to overcome, evolve, and empower ourselves as creative change agents. She inspires a reshaping of lifestyle choices that align with values for sustainable well being. As a “people detective,” she blends 20+ years of health and life coaching, tobacco treatment, and digital health experience with her keen interest in human potential to make each participant’s Vincere journey sparkle. Ask her about kayak meditation, carb pairing, or her book Perspective.
Customer Success Manager
After working with a variety of customers, from youth to professors and many in between, Cameron joined the Vincere Health team with a passion for helping others. He brings a unique blend of problem solving and empathy to his customer success approach, in search of creative ways to integrate processes with flexibility for individuals. On the weekends you might run into him at a BU hockey game or a local comic shop.
Alyssa is Vincere’s in-house designer. With experience in healthcare and innovation design, she strives to bridge the gap between on-screen and real-life experiences. She approaches her work with the idea that design can be used to improve people’s lives. When she isn’t designing, you can typically find her trying out new hobbies, building jungle-gyms for her bunny, or baking.
Senior iOS Developer
Biken is capable of a wide range of programming languages and big-picture infrastructure design. After completing his bachelor's degree at Boston University, he worked on various teams and startups. He comes from an underserved community and is passionate about helping others who are in a similar situation. Other than computers, he loves playing tennis, reading eastern philosophy, volunteering, and trekking.
Bilal Bin Zafar
Senior QA Engineer
Bilal is a Software Test engineer. He ensures Quality and Playing with Empiricism to give value to the Product following the Agile methodology through Scrum Framework. After completion of his bachelor's degree, he served in a number of startups ensuring the quality of various product domains. He is passionate about learning new tech tools and enjoys working in teams. After work, he spends time with his car, driving, and travelling.
Vincere Health Coach
Every human deserves to be treated with dignity and compassion. Aimee’s commitment to people-centered care ensures that participants feel safe and accepted exactly as they are. With 7 years of experience in a large health system, Aimee offers one-on-one coaching sessions that place participants exactly where they belong, in the driver's seat.
Vincere Health Coach
Love connects with people using unconditional positive regard. What does that mean? She believes that each individual is the expert on themselves, and deserves respect, compassion, and clear, solid support to discover how and why to make changes. Love has used this foundation throughout her 25 year career in human services. She is a Registered Nurse, and has earned her national certification as a Tobacco Treatment Professional.
Tobacco Treatment Specialist
Charlie has worked 30+ years as a registered respiratory therapist, helping people with breathing issues or other medical problems related to tobacco use. He has earned a national certificate in tobacco treatment. Over the past 7+ years, his concentration has been assisting people in their journey to become smoke-free, through education, setting goals, providing support, and measuring progress.
Credentialing & Enrollment Specialist
With over 15 years in the credentialing field, Susan ensures a seamless process from start to finish. Collaborative and independent, she has demonstrated acuity for obtaining credentials for providers across all licensing boards and payors and resolving complex payor issues. She loves her job!
Audrey is a multi-faceted healthcare professional with 10 years of extensive knowledge and experience involving medical staff credentialing processes, compliance and audit standardization, and contract execution and enhancement. Her expertise helps to transform practices to meet the needs of the providers and the patients in the ever changing health care industry. She is an avid University of Michigan fan and her most important job is being a mother to two beautiful babies.