Our People

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT TEAM

Julian Andriesz, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Verita Group

JULIAN ANDRIESZ
Founder & CEO

  • 25+ years founding and building successful APAC businesses (Sales > USD 600m; > 4,000 Staff)
  • 15 years expertise in Healthcare
  • Twice won Singapore’s Enterprise 50 Award
  • President of Cancer-Aid Foundation, Switzerland
Serene Lee, CA - CFO - Verita Healthcare Group Ltd

SERENE LEE
Chief Financial Officer

  • 21 years’ management experience in APAC MNCs and start-ups
  • Certified Chartered Accountant, ISCA. Fellow of Chartered Association of Certified Accountants, UK and “Six Sigma Black Belt”
  • Led numerous M&A DD exercises and post-acquisition integration
Joseph Rifkin, Chief Commercial Officer

JOSEPH RIFKIN
Chief Commercial Officer

  • Operations and Change management leader
  • 30 years strategic management experience with $200m+ revenue businesses (20 years in APAC)
  • Deep Financial Systems expertise including LBO and debt financing
  • Acquisition and Business Growth Accelerator with a career peak of 5x organic revenue and profit lift in a pre-sale Asia Business
  • NED, Director and Senior Advisor to several Asian-focussed Investment funds and Global Commercial Organisations
James Grant Wetherill FCA - Chief Operating Officer, Verita

JAMES GRANT WETHERILL
Chief Operating Officer

  • UK Chartered Accountant; 30 years’ leadership, financial and operational experience, 20+ in APAC
  • Experienced driver of tech-led business transformation
  • Expertise in Healthcare, Technology & Analytics, Digital & Media
Kristine Morais - Group Legal Counsel

KRISTINE MORAIS
Group Legal Counsel

  • Barrister & Solicitor (New Zealand, Malaysia); Solicitor (England)
  • 25+ years’ experience in Healthcare, Construction and Information Technology; from private practice to in-house counsel for start-ups, SMEs and MNCs in APAC
Monica Barter, Operations Director

MONICA BARTER
Operations Director

  • 18 years in luxury hospitality and spa operations, project planning and development specialising in spa and wellness environments, layout and training for the various aspects of spa and wellness operations.
  • Developed and executed various spa and wellness concepts including residential health retreats, offering a 360 experience and focus on enhancing health and well-being.
Dr Adem Gunes, cancer treatment

DR. ADEM GUNES
Chief Medical Officer

  • Chief Physician at various Integrative Oncology Hospitals across Europe
  • Developed one of world’s largest resource databases of natural substances in disease treatment including complementary oncology and immunotherapies
  • PhD from University of Lübeck, Germany
Darryl Knowles, Chief Scientific Officer, pharmacist

DARYLL KNOWLES
Chief Scientific Officer

  • 30+ years’ experience in owning and growing pharmaceutical businesses First pharmacist fellow of A5M Anti-Aging, Regenerative & Functional Medicine
  • Pharmaceutical consultant to many Medical Boards & Scientific Committees; expertise in Translational Medicine
dr abdulla el hossami

DR. ABDULLA EL HOSSAMI
Medical Director

  • Graduated from Misr University for Science and Technology (Egypt)
  • Worked on cancer research and development of holistic anticancer and cancer prevention treatments, as well as chronic and autoimmune disease protocols
  • Completed professional development courses on cancer treatment and prevention at Harvard University, Mayo Clinic, and Cleveland University
Jeff Hammil, Director, Verita Group

JEFF HAMMILL
Director, E-Commerce

  • 15+ years of experience of global business development and sales in technology.
  • Involved in the founding teams of three technology companies, including LogMeIn, which had a successful IPO in 2009 (LOGM).
  • Expertise in early stage market development, international sale digital strategy and e-commerce execution
Christian Wait, Regional Director, Business Development

CHRISTIAN WAIT
Regional Director, Business Development

  • Experienced Chief Executive Officer in the digital health wellness and fitness industry.
  • Chief Executive Officer, Asia, Rejuvenan Global Health, Inc. Portfolio Management, Business Relationship Management, Banking, Private Banking, and Credit Analysis.
  • Business development professional graduated from University of Maryland College Park.
Lim Soon Hock Singapore

LIM SOON HOCK
Non-Executive and Independent Director

  • More than 30 years of experience as board member, CEO, technopreneur and private investor, across a variety of industries
  • Selectively involved in restructuring, business acceleration, business turn-around, business and management mentorship, capital raising, technology incubation and private investments.

MEDICAL AND SCIENTIFIC BOARD

Prof. Dr Bernd Kleine-Gunk

PROF. DR. BERND KLEINE-GUNK
PHD, ECARE, GSAAM

  • President of German Society of Anti-Aging Medicine
  • Head of Preventative Medicine and Anti-Aging
Dr Ursula Jacob Munich, Oncology, Immunotherapy and Integrative Medicine

DR. URSULA JACOB
M.D.

  • Oncology, Immunotherapy and Integrative Medicine
Sharokh F. Shariat, Medicine

PROF. DR. SHAHROKH F.SHARIAT
EAU, ES, ASCR, SBUR, AACU, AUA, ACS, AAEU

  • Professor and Chairman of Department of Urology, Vienna University
  • Adjunct Prof. of Urology and Medical Oncology Weill Cornwell Medical College
Prof Dr Uwe Nixdorff Düsseldorf

PROF. DR. UWE NIXDORFF
FESC, GAMMA

  • Cardiology and Sports Medicine
  • CEO European Prevention Center
  • Associate Professor University Clinic Erlangan, Germany
Dr Veerapol Khemarangsan, Director of Bangkok Metropolitan Excellence Endoscopic Center

DR. VEERPOL KHEMARANGSAN
M.D, ABAARM

  • Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Cellular Research
  • CEO of Bangkok Stem Cells
  • Director of Bangkok Metropolitan Excellence Endoscopic Center
Dr. Alexander Haslberger, Professor of the Department of Nutritional Sciences of Vienna University

PROF. DR. ALEXANDER HASLBERGER
PHD

  • Professor of the Department of Nutritional Sciences of Vienna University
  • Genetics, Epigenetics and Nutritional Research
Dr Michael Zacharia - Facial Plastic & ENT Surgeon

DR. MICHAEL ZACHARIA
B.MBBS, AAFPS, AAFPRS & ASOHNS

  • President of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery & Aesthetics
Claudia Gravekamp, Ph.D. | Albert Einstein College of Medicine

CLAUDIA GRAVEKAMP
PHD

  • Assoc. Prof. in Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology of Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Eugen Molodysky, Medical practitioner

PROF.
EUGEN MOLODYSKY
MB, BS, DIP OBST, DIP AC, PHD, OAM

  • President of the Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine. Preventative and Anti-Aging Medicine
Johannes Huber - Hormone - Gehirn und Neuroregeneration

PROF. DR.
JOHANNES HUBER
PHD

  • Head of Dept. of Gynaecological, Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Vienna University
Gerhard Sattler, German dermatologist

DR. MED.
GERHARD SATTLER
DDL, DGP, EADV, ESCAD, DDG, AAD, AACS, ISDS, GACD

  • President International Society of Dermatologic Surgery
  • Aesthetic-Surgical Dermatology
Dr. Jürgen Unützer is an internationally recognized psychiatrist and health services researcher

PROF.
JUERGEN HESCHEALER
MB, BS, DIP OBST, DIP AC, PHD, OAM

  • Director Institute of Neurophysiology
  • Founder & President of the German Society for Stem Cell Research
Jan Vijg, Ph.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine

JAN VIJG
PHD

  • Professor and Chairman of the Department of Genetics at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine