Leadership

Our exceptional team is committed to building solutions that work for you. As technologists and industry leaders in healthcare, we understand the pain points and what it takes to fix them.

We’re proud to create unrivaled tools – together.

Rob Gontarek

President and CEO

Rob leads Aidéo’s business strategy and execution, leading a team of talented data scientists, developers, and product management teams to deliver technology solutions to the healthcare industry, and is a member of the Board of Directors. He has thirty years experience using technology to bring efficiences to healthcare business operations.  Prior to joining Aidéo, Rob served as CEO for private equity-backed organizations providing healthcare business analytics, robotics and revenue cycle management services to large, complex multi-specialty and academic practice plans.  An avid pilot, he enjoys racing airplanes, and volunteers flying for charities that empower children with special needs.  He also donates time as a command pilot for organizations that arrange free air transportation for patients  for specialized care not available in their home town.

Rob holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business management, and resides north of Dallas, Texas.

Nikita Batheja

Senior Director of Product Management

Nikita serves as the company’s Product Manager, where she ensure’s that the Company’s product strategy and roadmap meets the evolving needs of the industry and Customer’s by overseeing product design.  Nikita has extensive experience in leading development teams, and translating customer business needs into technical specifications while anticipating future needs and industry trends.  Nikita has held positions at Accenture and GGK Technologies, a subsidiary of ACS Solutions.  She also serves as Managing Director of Aideo’s Sinjan Solutions Pvt Ltd subsidiary in Mumbai. 

Nikita holds a Bachelors of Engineering degree from Thadomal Shahani Engineering College and a Masters Degree in Human Resources from the Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad.  She resides in Mumbai, India.

Laura Krejca

Senior Director of Operations

Laura started her career as a trauma ICU nurse before transitioning to work for several large provider organizations and Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), where she drove quality performance ratings and risk adjustment strategies. She became proficient in product development during her time at a startup that created one of the first Chronic Care Management platforms servicing Medicare beneficiaries. She’s always been committed to developing strong relationships built on trust. If she’s not in the Florida office, you’ll probably find her fishing or boating.

Laura holds a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Florida State University, and resides in Melbourne, Florida.

Patrick Nicolas

Senior Director of Data Science

Patrick leads the company’s data science team in developing artificial intelligence and machine learning models to solve complex healthcare automation problems.  As a leading expert in data science, Patrick has built large distribution systems using various frameworks and programming languages for healthcare, advertising and IT management. He has more than 25 years of experience in software engineering,  and is the author of “Scala for Machine Learning” from Packt Publishing. 

Patrick holds a Masters in electrical engineering from the Institut national Polytechnique de Toulouse  Originally from France, Patrick has lived in California for years and currently resides in Silicon Valley.

Anil Patel

Vice President of Information Technology

As Vice President of Information Technology, Anil leads our application development, dev ops, and data sciences teams.  He has over 30 years experience create large, enterprise-grade applications for healthcare organizations.  Anil has held senior roles at Harris Healthcare and Motorola, where he designed and implemented data exchange platforms in analytics, and developed proprietary applications.

Anil holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering, and resides in Melbourne, Florida.