CEO & Co-Founder
Quinn is a former entrepreneur in the health technology space, and has previously designed and implemented primary healthcare systems across South East Asia. He has spoken internationally on social entrepreneurship and healthcare, authored a book on social entrepreneurship, and conducted research on mobile health technology and social network analysis.
CTO & Co-Founder
Samin was the 2018 world champion of Microsoft’s Imagine Cup - a technology & innovation competition with over 40,000 competing teams worldwide, where he developed an AI-driven robotic prosthetic arm. Upon realizing a passion for tackling AI-human design problems from an empathy-driven lens, Samin became a mental health and AI researcher for the University of Toronto and Vector Institute. His works focuses on the study of psychological needs through a computational linguistics and machine learning framework, which fuels the models used by Animo today.
Full Stack Engineer
Jake is a recent graduate from the University of Toronto majored in Statistics and Cognitive Science. He's passionate about sports analytics, music, and podcasts! If you see him, he's probably navigating through the seas of twitter!
Full Stack Engineer
Tyler has just returned from a year long photography trip around the world, visiting 21 countries. While abroad he founded his own photography company and also published a photography book. Prior to his trip, he worked as an auditor of financial institutions while obtaining his CPA. He has now transitioned into a software developer after discovering a passion for coding. He enjoys reading and playing basketball or golf in his spare time.
Product Innovation & Psychology Researcher
Jaishree is Animo's head of product, and a UX expert with a background in psychology. She spends her time talking with users and solving their problems!
Product Innovation Intern
Anoma is a student at the University of Toronto, majoring in Psychology and Neurscience. She contributed extensively to research in the fields of developmental psychology and self determination theory – and helps design Animo's product around validated psychology theory.
Avery is a practiced Psychology and Physiology researcher with a focus on the cultivation wisdom and psychometrics. He is currently studying at medical school in Brisbane, Australia where he continues to lead research for Animo.