Meet Our Team

Core Team

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Dennis Maliani is the Founder of Apothēka Systems. His vast experience in the healthcare space spans 12 plus years at world-class hospitals systems and academic centers including Cedars Sinai, Keck Medicine Of USC, Memorial Care, Amgen among others.

Dennis Maliani | CEO

Apothēka Systems Inc.

Founder & CEO


Awards: 3

Experience: 16+ Years

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Victor is formerly a senior software architect, IBM Watson Health. Innovative and dynamic professional software developer in emerging technologies, architect and team leader with 25 years of experience designing, developing and delivering software products in both startup environments and Fortune 500 companies.

Victor Pisacane | CTO

Apothēka Systems Inc.



Awards: 2

Experience: 25 Years

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Luis Lopez has over 20 years of experience in professional consulting. He has been involved as a co-founder in two start-up companies, including Somega Healthcare Systems which was successfully sold.

Luis C. Lopez | COO

Apothēka Systems Inc.



Awards: 2

Experience: 18+ Years

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Daniel Edelstein, MHA has worked on the payer side of healthcare with organizations that provide health insurance to the underprivileged communities of Los Angeles. Serving as the Chief of Enterprise Strategy, he works on identifying viable strategies to further the growth of Apotheka and ensuring we meet the needs and efficiency standards of healthcare professionals.

Daniel Edelstein | CSO

Apothēka Systems Inc.

Chief Strategy Officer



Experience: 8+ years

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Suzette Lopez took up Bachelor of Arts major in Psychology. Suzette’s interests shifted when she worked for an IT company. For over 10 years, Suzette has been helping companies and businesses in achieving goals. She multi-tasks by handling business telephony and online administrative jobs. With her solutions and provisions in lead generation, Suzette positively creates direct sales impact and strategies.

Suzette Lopez | Operations

Apothēka Systems Inc.

Operations Coordinator



Experience: 10+ Years


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Stephen A. Geller, M.D. is a pathologist with special interest in liver pathology (hepatopathology), autopsy pathology and the history of pathology.

Dr. Stephen A. Geller | Advisor

Weill Cornell Medical College

Adjunct Prof. Pathology & Laboratory


Awards: 12

Experience: 56 years

Melanie Rolli, a MD from Germany, is currently working at Piqur Therapeutics AG, a clinical stage biotech company in Basel, Switzerland, holding a dual role as Chief Operating and Chief Medical Officer.

Dr. Melanie Rolli | Advisor

Piqur Therapeutics AG



Awards: 8

Experience: 19+ years

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Hyung Lae Kim, MD is Associate Director for Surgical Research at the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute, Director of Academic Programs for Urology and Co-Medical Director of the Urologic Oncology Program, at Cedars-Sinai.

Dr. Hyung Lae Kim | Advisor

Cedars Sinai Medical Center

Assoc. Director, Surgical Research, Samuel Oschin


Awards: 7

Experience: 18

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Henrique Dias, a Computer Engineer from Brazil, is currently running B&D, an Investment Fund for disruptive technologies in Los Angeles/CA, as the Managing Partner. All the operating functions, including Chief Financial Officer, Chief Legal Officer, and Chief Operations Officer report to him.

Henrique Dias | Advisor

B&D Investment Fund

Managing Partner


Awards: 2

Experience: 17+ years

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He has extensive “Big 4” and Fortune 500 companies background in Business Advisory, Transformation, and Corporate Development & Strategy. In addition, he also worked with SMBs and early-stage ventures in the Fintech, Healthtech, Biomedical devices, Biotech/life sciences, and healthcare sector leveraging his transaction services, advisory, and strategic planning.

Mr. Ravi Bhatia | Advisor