Chief Strategy Officer, HealthTap, Inc.
Sean is an entrepreneurial executive dedicated to leading exceptional teams to distribute inventions that enhance our quality of life, the survival of our species, and the health of our planet. He is focused on forming and operating early to growth stage, high tech ventures to achieve significant scale, commercial success and fulfillment of a meaningful mission.
Sean is currently the Chief Strategy Officer at HealthTap, a digital health company dedicated to creating universal access to quality healthcare for millions worldwide. In the first 7 years of his tenure, he was Chief Product Officer and one of the founding members, helping to lead the organization from a seed-stage startup in private beta to a growth stage company with $85M in financing, eight-figures in annual consumer and enterprise revenue, and over 350 million consumers served.
Prior to that, Sean was Founder & CEO of PayoutHub, a social game-monetization platform that was acquired, and the Founder & COO of GXStudios, a venture-backed, team-based casual games platform. Sean advises startups regularly through VC firms, Stanford’s Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, and the Yale Entrepreneurial Institute (now “TSAI City”), Yale University’s official incubator and fellowship program for entrepreneurs — which he co-founded. Sean holds numerous honors and inventions in the fields of health informatics, drug delivery, genetic testing, medical devices, and new industrial polymers.
Sean earned an M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business and a B.S. (with Distinction) in Biomedical Engineering and Pre-Medicine from Yale University. He’s an inventor at heart, a scientist by training, an engineer by trade, and a designer by hobby.
Beyond his day job, Sean is currently engrossed with: the intersection of neural networks / neuroscience / cognitive science, quantum computing / physics, space travel, and efficient energy generation.