Reliable experience. Relentless innovation.
At Amalgam, we’ve never been afraid to be the first. Our leadership team has more than 15 years of experience developing, clearing, and deploying groundbreaking patient support programs and SaMD Digital Therapeutics that transform care delivery.
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Suzanne Clough, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Chief Technology Officer
M. Jason Brooke
General Counsel and VP of Regulatory and Quality
Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer
Chief Data Scientist and Head of AI
Prior to founding Amalgam Rx, Mr. Sysko was the Co-Founder, CEO, and Chairman of WellDoc. The company helped pioneer the mobile health (“mHealth”) industry with one of the earliest FDA cleared, clinically-validated (through multiple randomized controlled trials), prescribed and reimbursed digital health products. The American Diabetes Association has listed WellDoc’s product, BlueStar, as the first and only Mobile Prescription Therapy. WellDoc has been recognized by Forbes as “One of America’s Most Promising Companies,” by the NASDAQ as “One of the Next Great Consumer Brands,” and by SmartCEO as a “Future 50 Fastest Growing Company.” Mr. Sysko has extensive background in helping to launch and develop start-up companies.
He was previously the senior vice president and director of marketing and business development for The Credo Group, one of the leading direct-to-consumer marketers of life and health insurance products on the Web. Prior to The Credo Group, he served in management positions within financial services companies such as Chase, Bank of America, and Conseco.
Prior to founding , Dr. Clough was the Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer of . Under Dr. Clough’s guidance, WellDoc developed the ﬁrst clinically-validated, FDA-cleared, prescribed, and reimbursed software application for type 2 diabetes management. She is considered an SME in digital health behavioral and clinical frameworks and has extensive product development experience across the chronic disease domain. Prior to founding WellDoc, Dr. Clough, an internist, and endocrinologist by training was the founder and Medical Director at the Center for Weight Management and Wellness at the University of Maryland’s Medical Center (UMMC). While at UMMC, she was responsible for developing and managing the medical management protocols for the Center for Weight Management and Wellness, developing public service campaigns aimed at ﬁghting obesity, providing clinical care for patients with general endocrinology issues and diabetes, and participating in the medical education of students, residents, and fellows.
Mr. Prasad is an experienced software architect and developer. Prior to founding , he was one of the initial technical hires at WellDoc where he was responsible for developing the BlueStar mobile and web platforms. Prior to , Mr. Prasad was a Principal Investigator in Temasek Polytechnic’s Technology Research and Development unit, located in Singapore. During his tenure at Temasek Polytechnic, he led many software projects in collaboration with companies like Motorola, Philips, Siemens, and other local companies in Singapore.
Mr. Brooke brings a focused expertise in the medical device industry that combines more than 15 years of experience, inclusive of science and technology design, development, implementation, and testing; business strategy and operations; and legal and regulatory compliance. Jason has conducted scientiﬁc research (pre-clinical and clinical) and technology development in academic and industry environments as a biomedical engineer, worked within the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) as a program analyst, counseled clients as an attorney and consultant focused on the medical device and connected health space, and served as the chief executive officer and general counsel of a small medical device company.
Ms. Main joined Amalgam Rx from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) where she has served as COO, responsible for a wide range of functions, including financial management, information technology, acquisition, human capital, facilities, strategic planning, and enterprise risk management. Prior to that, she held senior executive titles, including that of CFO, in five different public and private organizations over the span of her 25+ year career.
Ms. Main served as CFO for the Troubled Assets Relief Program (TARP) at the United States Department of Treasury. She led the design, development, and implementation of all areas of financial management for the $700 billion program, which was established to restore stability after the financial crisis of 2008. Previously, Ms. Main served in the roles of both COO and CFO at Millstein & Co., a boutique investment bank, between 2012 and 2016. Responsible for creating and managing all financial, human resources, and technology operations and systems to support the financial advisory and investment business, Ms. Main also served on the Board of Directors of DLT Solutions, a Millstein portfolio company. Millstein & Co. was acquired by Guggenheim Securities in 2018. Ms. Main also has startup experience as a founder of BusinessDataSource, which was later acquired by LoanChannel.
Ms. Main holds a master’s degree in public policy from Harvard University and a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University in history.
Bharath Sudharsan is our Chief Data Scientist and Head of AI. He brings with him over a decade of experience applying AI/Machine Learning methods to complex problems, institutionalizing data-driven approaches, building health data science systems and platforms at scale, and leading cross-functional teams worldwide. He is a visionary with several patents in digital health and AI and has been instrumental in successfully launching several high-impact healthcare products across markets.
A data scientist by training, he started his career at WellDoc, driving innovation around systems for chronic health domains. He then led the AI team at Quanttus for wrist-worn BP sensing algorithms. His passion for behavior change led to his own startup Geetha, where he developed a psychology AI platform. As a Digital Health AI expert, he has helped several fortune 100 healthcare companies reinvent their data science strategy and realize value using AI. He recently served as the VP of Data Science and Innovation at ArmadaHealth (part of $3B SiriusPoint), a patient navigation platform. He was trained at Stanford & MIT (Data Science), U.Mass (Engg.), and U. of Alberta (AI).