Meet the team

Intrinsic is led by consumer health experts, entrepreneurs, and brand builders. We are backed by world class investors and supported by global industry leaders.


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Yadin Shemmer

CEO & Founder

Serial consumer health entrepreneur, former CEO and president at a publicly traded company, with several successful exits.

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Erum Hasnain

VP Acquisitions

Investment professional with 12 years experience in banking, private equity, venture investing and consumer brand building.

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Chris Giacolone

VP Brand Management

Brand Management and eCommerce expert, with senior leadership experience at P&G in health & wellness CPG and Amazon marketing.

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Venkat Subramanian

VP Supply Chain

CPG professional with 20 years end-to-end supply chain & sourcing experience, including billion dollar brands and start-ups.

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Mike Blank

VP Business Operations

Startup operations specialist, with 15 years experience launching venture-backed businesses and scaling operations.

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Paul Miller

Director Founder Partnerships

Amazon brand builder, mentor, speaker & serial entrepreneur. Founder of CozyPhones and founder/co-host of the "Amazing Exits" podcast.


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Dr. Mehmet Oz

Host, "The Dr. Oz Show"

Cardiothoracic surgeon, host of 10-time Emmy award winning "The Dr. Oz Show" & co-founder of

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Tony Robbins

World Renowned Leader

Entrepreneur, #1 NY Times bestselling author, philanthropist and the nation’s #1 life and business strategist.

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Laurie Ann Goldman

Former CEO, Spanx

Former CEO of both Spanx and Avon. Board Member at several companies, including Guess? and Joe and the Juice.

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Nick Denissen

Former VP, Amazon

Global eCommerce expert, advisor and board member, former VP of Marketplace and Small Business at Amazon.

Medical Advisory Board

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Dr. Theodore Leng


Associate Professor, Director of Clinical and Translational Research & Director of Ophthalmic Diagnostics

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Dr. Dena Bravata

Internal Medicine

Co-founder of Lyra Health and former Chief Medical Officer and Head of Products at Castlight Health (NYSE:CSLT)

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Dr. Laurie Green

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Founding partner of Pacific Women's OB/GYN Medical Group; President of Harvard Medical Alumni Association

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Dr. David Suarez

Physical Medicine & Rehab

Sports medicine, regenerative medicine, and spine care @ Chiro-Medical Group; former Chief Resident @ Stanford

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Dr. Rachel Walsh

Veterinary Medicine

Veterinarian at Village Veterinary Clinic; Founder & CEO of Replenish Dog Water Supplement

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