evios [εύβιος] = a good, positive life
Saki has been investing in mental health and wellness since 2012 and was an early investor in some iconic companies of the space: Calm, BetterUp and more recently Foresight Mental Health and Grow Therapy.
His early career was in Private Equity. He worked in New York, London and Singapore, setting up offices and building high performance investment teams. He did a number of deals in healthcare delivering 2.5x returns.
He has also worked as a talent management expert for PE funds helping design processes for CEO assessment. This expertise has shaped Evio’s proprietary founder assessment process.
Matt, is the Founder and CEO of Arche, a venture studio focused on mental health. He previously attended UC Berkeley to study engineering and computer science before dropping out to build Foresight Mental Health.
As co-CEO, he successfully grew Foresight into one of the largest outpatient mental healthcare companies in the US. Some of his accomplishments at Foresight include expanding to $50m+ in ARR, contracting with 100+ health plans, and raising $100m+ in venture capital from investors including Sequoia.
At Evio Matt is responsible for deal and founder assessment, as well as mentoring founders post-investment. He also adds significant value through his extensive network in mental health.
Max is a neurotech entrepreneur and human potential investor. He was previously the President of BrainCo, a brain-computer interface (BCI) company incubated in the Harvard Innovation Lab that is unlocking the potential of neurotechnology for every person on the planet.
BrainCo’s products provide amputees with the world’s most intuitive prosthetic hand, give students hands-on neurotech learning experiences, and offer Olympic teams, F1 drivers, and everyday people a brain-sensing wearable and app to live calmer and more focused lives with FocusCalm.
Max spent the last decade studying cognitive science and neuroscience, human development, and mind-body approaches to wellness and performance.
Before BrainCo he earned his master’s degree from Harvard University, worked in leadership development, and conducted fMRI research at some of the best hospitals in the world on the impact of meditation and yoga on the brain, as well as the impact of invasive BCI technology on people with Parkinson’s disease.
Alex has extensive experience in helping individuals and teams adopt the mindsets necessary to excel when it matters most.
He has worked with elite performers across various domains, including the NBA, NFL, Olympians, Army Special Forces, Fortune 500 companies, and venture-backed startups.
As a licensed counseling and sport psychologist, certified mental performance consultant, and board-certified coach, Alex specializes in talent identification and selection, team and culture building, and creating systems that support both performance and well-being. He is passionate about optimizing performance and enhancing overall wellness.
Alex is known for his deep understanding of the science of performance psychology and potential. Through his coaching and writings, he shares valuable insights into the strategies and techniques that drive peak performance.
Nick has a decade of professional experience spanning digital marketing, market research and operations.
As the founder of a full-stack digital marketing agency he has worked closely with early stage business owners. He frequently assumed fractional CMO / COO duties and has led business transformation projects.
At Evio Nick is responsible for deal sourcing, due diligence and firm marketing and operations.
I have a deck to share with evio
The process of the good life is not for the faint-hearted.
It involves the stretching and growing of becoming more and more of one’s potentialities.
It involves the courage to be.
It means launching oneself fully into the stream of life”