About Alivia

We launched Absolute Insight in 2016 to empower business users in the healthcare sector, where our clients have used it to alleviate the opioid crisis, curb waste in the healthcare system, and target fraudulent entities. As an industry agnostic platform, we've began to expand our service across other verticals, fulfilling our mission to become the global gateway for business users to leverage advanced analytics and artificial intelligence at scale.

With a deep understanding of your company's pain points and a platform that makes advanced analytics truly easy, your business users can create data-driven actionable insights and automated pipelines. As data continues to double every two years, this solution is necessary across all industries. Make your data your best asset, and empower your employees with computational resources and algorithms to free them up to pursue more creative work.

 

Core Team

 

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Kleber was founder and CTO of Bonaire Software Solutions, LLC, a leading provider of Revenue Management Systems to the financial market. He developed a number of revenue management products including REVPORT, a product suite deployed around the globe by many of the top 20 largest money managers.

Kleber was Vice President of Technology in State Street's Financial Markets Group where he deployed real-time, high availability technology platforms such as foreign exchange, money markets, securities lending, and trade banking. He has extensive technical expertise in software architectures, object technology, internet-based applications, component based software design, real-time systems, and high availability large scale distributed systems.

Kleber is a cum laude graduate of NYU Polytechnic Institute. He has a master’s degree in Robotics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He also holds engineering degrees in Neural Networks and Robotics from Columbia University and a degree in Management from Harvard Extension School

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Dr. Brendan Magauran brings deep medical expertise to Alivia with over thirty years of clinical experience since graduating from Brown Medical School in 1987. At Alivia, He focuses on leveraging Absolute Insight to maximize the accuracy and impact of our models. After receiving his MBA in Healthcare Administration at BU, he became the Medical Direction of Utilization Management / Care Management at Boston Medical Center (BMC). In that role he has developed an internal Physician Advisor service that has resulted in regulatory compliance, regulatory audit protection, significant revenue protection and tremendous new revenue generation.

He has served in a variety of roles in his career, including Medical Director of Utilization Management / Care Management, Associate Chief Medical Officer of BMC, President of the Medical Dental Staff at BMC, On the BMC Board of trustees, as well as on the board of trustees for Boston University Medical group. 

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Lucas Gallardo is a sales professional with over 10 years of experience selling to domestic and international markets, recruiting top sales talent, and developing business strategy. Lucas oversees our sales and business development efforts, negotiating deals ranging from Fortune 100 companies to State Governments as the bedrock to Alivia’s 42% revenue growth since he joined. Lucas was a double major in Political Science and Entrepreneurship at Hofstra University and President of Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity.

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Brendan oversees all legal affairs and manages strategic initiatives at Alivia. He is a creative problem solver who leverages his broad range of experiences across the finance, healthcare, and software industries. Brendan earned his J.D. and B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis, in 2016 and 2012 respectively. He is admitted to the bars of Illinois, Massachusetts and New Hampshire.  

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Nikolay is the longest serving member of the data science team at Alivia. He has been involved in algorithm development, as well as various projects with clients where he identified millions of dollars of fraud, waste and abuse in the Medicaid domain.  

Nikolay was born in Sofia, Bulgaria. He completed his undergraduate and Master’s degrees at Sofia University, studying Applied Mathematics, with specialization in probability and statistics and their applications in finance and economics. He arrived in the United States to pursue his PhD degree in Mathematics (Statistics track) at Boston University, which he successfully completed in 2013. Nikolay has broad experience in statistics, machine learning and data analytics, gained at academia and various industries: software development, finance, health care and audit.

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Matt's  your go-to person to learn all things Absolute Insight, from demoing to prospective clients to in-depth consulting work. He brings deep data science expertise with previous experience using machine-learning and natural language processing to build predictive models in the healthcare space, with applications ranging from process automation to predictive diagnosis. With degrees in biochemistry and philosophy, he graduated valedictorian from the Morrissey College of Arts & Sciences at Boston College.