Gene Lee

Gene is the Founder, Chairman of the board of directors and visionary behind the Avellino Labs network of companies. A serial entrepreneur, he started Avellino Labs in 2008 in South Korea and brings more than 20 years of experience leading pharmaceutical, healthcare, and genetic diagnostics teams. In 2013, Gene relocated to Silicon Valley to support […]

Jon Robson

As Avellino’s President, CEO and member of the Board of Directors, Jon Robson brings to the company his experience in creating value from data and analytics with both early-stage technology companies and large multinational data businesses. He was the founder and CEO of MoneyLine Telerate, CEO of Reuters Americas, President of Thomson Reuters Enterprise Division, […]

Thomas Kim

Tom is Avellino’s Chief Strategy Officer and Corporate Secretary. Tom was Avellino Labs’ outside legal counsel from the incorporation of Avellino Labs USA office in 2011. He later became a consultant to the Board of Directors in 2015, then became a member of the Board of Directors of Avellino Labs in 2016, ultimately becoming the […]

Virginia Gambale

Virginia Gambale is a successful technology leader, investor and experienced Board Director. As Managing Partner of Azimuth Partners LLC, Virginia operates globally as an advisor and consultant focused on the use of disruptive technologies (e.g., cloud, AI, ML, VR, data analytics and interactive B-B and consumer digital platforms) to assist transforming or facilitating growth in […]

Sang Yup Lee

Dr. Lee is Distinguished Professor at the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST). He is currently the Dean of KAIST Institutes, Director of BioProcess Engineering Research Center, and Director of Bioinformatics Research Center. He served as a Founding Dean of College of Life Science and Bioengineering. Dr. […]

Richard (Rick) Gannotta, DHA, MBA, NP

Richard Gannotta, NP, DHA, FACHE is a recognized leader in the health sector with service in CEO/President and executive roles in some of the nation’s most prominent academic and public health systems as well as a global med tech enterprise. Currently, Dr. Gannotta serves as the Chief Healthcare Administrative Officer at a leading health sector […]

Bill Stasior

Bill brings years of technical experience at some of Silicon Valley’s most recognizable technology companies—most recently, as vice president of Siri, a virtual personal assistant application offered by Apple Inc. Previously, he worked as the President at A9, Director of Search and Navigation at Amazon, Director of Advanced Development at AltaVista, VP of engineering at […]

Murat Sönmez

Murat Sönmez is an innovative, inspirational and purpose driven global business leader with deep technology experience in Silicon Valley complemented with more than six years as a member of the Managing Board of the World Economic Forum (WEF). In February 2017, he established and led WEF’s Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (C4IR) headquartered in […]

Elizabeth Yeu, MD

A board-certified physician, Dr. Yeu is a nationally recognized leader and influential physician and educator in the eye care industry. She is a leading expert and lecturer, frequently speaking on the topics of refractive corneal and cataract surgery, ocular surface disease and anterior segment reconstruction and is the author of hundreds of medical articles. As […]