Leadership

Born out of a fascination of how biology and technology can impact our health, LifeQ was co-founded by experts in the fields of Computational Systems Biology, and is pioneered by a multi disciplinary team of highly qualified engineers, biologist, scientists, industrial designers, and commercial managers.

Laurence Olivier

Co-Founder
Chief Executive Officer

Riaan Conradie (PhD)

Co-Founder
Chief Operating Officer

Kora Holm

Co-Founder
Head of Precision Medicine

Franco Du Preez (PhD)

Co-Founder
Chief Science Officer

Nashina Asaria

Chief Commercial Officer

Christopher Rimmer

VP – Business Development & Strategy

Tiaan van der Merwe

VP – Analytics

Etienne Terblanche

VP – Engineering

Herman Lintvelt

Head of Product

Investors & Advisors

LifeQ counts among its investors prominent Fortune 500 families and angels and is guided by a team of internationally-renowned advisors:

Leslie Lane

Chief Executive Officer of Dakine and former Vice President of Nike Running

Chris Donnelly

Vice President Global Product and Strategy at Oakley

Hank Vigil

Strategic Advisor & former Senior Vice President of Strategy and Partnerships at Microsoft

Tom Rubin

Lecturer at Stanford Law School & former Chief Intellectual Property Strategy Counsel at Microsoft

Dr Irshaad Ebrahim

Medical Director – The London Sleep Centre

Fritz Lanman

Former Microsoft Vice President & current Angel Investor

Guy Shutt

Current Director at Stockdale Street Limited

"At Nike we never really had an accessible technology to help athletes with overall body optimization - what LifeQ has done to bring this technology to life is really exciting." - Leslie Lane, former Head of Nike Running

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