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Team.

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Nader Vasseghi

FONUDER AND CEO

Nader has extensive experience in Sr. Management and Executive leadership positions in public and private companies including Cisco, SGI, AMD. He is a seasoned entrepreneur with a successful track record in building companies from the ground up and create value. His previous startup company AuroraNetics, was acquired by Cisco in 2001. Most importantly, Nader has a lifelong passion for empowering people on their journey to optimum health and peak performance. He has been studying, practicing and teaching various integrative health modalities throughout his career.

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Kristina LaVigna

OPERATIONS MANAGER

Kristine was a Director and Corporate Officer at Heffernan & Company Inc., a boutique investment bank, for 18 years. She was part of the highly-focused team that worked with the management of the portfolio companies on operations turnarounds, restructuring financial reporting processes in accordance with organizational changes, marketing and IT. The portfolio companies were in industries as varied as manufacturing, real estate and hospitality.
Kristine is thrilled to be working with the team at SelfOptima and joining them on their mission to empower and engage people on their journey to optimum health and well-being.

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Gary Wu

VP ENGINEERING

Gary has over 14 years of experience in software development and engineering management at companies including FoundHealth, Compiere (acquired by Consona), and Oracle. He most recently served as the CTO of FoundHealth, a consumer website focused on providing credible and actionable information for integrative health treatments. Gary is also the principal of Paleo for Life, a website dedicated to sharing the scientific bases and benefits of the Paleo dietary approach. Outside of work, Gary can often be seen on the local waterways training for competitive Dragon Boat racing.

Team.

selfoptima nader vasseghi

Nader Vasseghi

FONUDER AND CEO

Nader has extensive experience in Sr. Management and Executive leadership positions in public and private companies including Cisco, SGI, AMD. He is a seasoned entrepreneur with a successful track record in building companies from the ground up and create value. His previous startup company AuroraNetics, was acquired by Cisco in 2001. Most importantly, Nader has a lifelong passion for empowering people on their journey to optimum health and peak performance. He has been studying, practicing and teaching various integrative health modalities throughout his career.

selfoptima kristine lavigna

Kristina LaVigna

OPERATIONS MANAGER

Kristine was a Director and Corporate Officer at Heffernan & Company Inc., a boutique investment bank, for 18 years. She was part of the highly-focused team that worked with the management of the portfolio companies on operations turnarounds, restructuring financial reporting processes in accordance with organizational changes, marketing and IT. The portfolio companies were in industries as varied as manufacturing, real estate and hospitality.
Kristine is thrilled to be working with the team at SelfOptima and joining them on their mission to empower and engage people on their journey to optimum health and well-being.

selfoptima gary wu

Gary Wu

VP ENGINEERING

Gary has over 14 years of experience in software development and engineering management at companies including FoundHealth, Compiere (acquired by Consona), and Oracle. He most recently served as the CTO of FoundHealth, a consumer website focused on providing credible and actionable information for integrative health treatments. Gary is also the principal of Paleo for Life, a website dedicated to sharing the scientific bases and benefits of the Paleo dietary approach. Outside of work, Gary can often be seen on the local waterways training for competitive Dragon Boat racing.