Healthshare Leadership Team

Gavin Solsky · Executive Chairman, Co-founder

Tim Reed · Non-Executive Director

Guy Reypert · Non-Executive Director

Paul Mirabelle · Non-Executive Director

Rami Weiss · Chief Executive Officer

Paul Ingster · Chief Operating Officer

Dr Charlotte Middleton · Medical Director

Chris Barakat · Director of Business Development

Rochelle Solsky · Co-founder

Gavin Solsky

Gavin Solsky

Executive Chairman, Co-founder

Gavin Solsky on LinkedIn

Gavin obtained a Commerce/Law degree from the University of New South Wales before joining Bain & Co, working in their offices in Australia and the United States. In 1999 he founded Portland Group, a specialist consulting and outsourced services company that has worked with more than 50 ASX 200 companies to drive cost reductions in their operations by improving the efficiency and effectiveness of their supply chains.

Portland Group was acquired by Infosys, a global IT and business services organisation, in 2012 and Gavin remained the CEO until Jan 2014. Throughout his career Gavin has had an interest in the health sector and co-founded Healthshare to provide Australians with online tools to empower them to improve health outcomes.

Tim Reed

Tim Reed

Non-Executive Director

Tim Reed on LinkedIn

Tim specialises in developing and driving strategy, particularly marrying technology advances and business needs. He received his MBA in Business Administration and Management from Harvard University in 1996, graduating as a Baker's Scholar, and holds a BCom degree from the University of Melbourne, where he graduated with First Class Honours in 1991.

Tim's management career spans Asia, Europe, the US and Australia and his skills were honed during his time working in Silicon Valley, where he held roles in sales, marketing, product management and finance within a number of companies in the global technology and internet markets. In 2003 Tim joined MYOB, Australasia's largest business management software provider and spent five years overseeing the company's growth and its online services expansion. Tim became CEO of MYOB in 2008 and continues to hold this position. Tim is also a part owner and board member of EHM (Executive Health Management).

Guy Reypert

Guy Reypert

Non-Executive Director

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Guy specialises in investing in technology-based businesses and supporting their management teams in strategy development and operational execution.

Guy's role at Fairfax is as Group Director, Digital Ventures, overseeing a portfolio of market-leading and emerging digital businesses. Prior to joining Fairfax, he was Head of Business Development at netus, a technology-investment business that made investments across a range of consumer internet, digital marketing services and digital publishing businesses. Prior to netus, Guy held roles at News Digital Media and Gresham Private Equity, as well as spending 4 years at global strategy consulting firm, L.E.K. Consulting. Over the past nine years, Guy has also held Board roles across a number of digital and retail businesses.

Guy has a BA (Hons) in Modern History from Oriel College, Oxford and has an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management.

Paul Mirabelle

Paul Mirabelle

Non-Executive Director

Paul Mirabelle on LinkedIn

Paul is a business executive with extensive leadership experience across both private and public companies, specialising in strategy, international growth, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity-backed ventures. The last 10 years have been focussed on healthcare organisations. He holds an LLB and an MBA with Distinction from the University of Western Ontario and has extensive commercial experience, most recently as Asia Pacific Regional Director at Amplifon, the global leader in audiology, a role he has held since 2010.

Prior to that, he spent six years as CEO of NHC Group, Australia's and New Zealand's largest provider of audiology services. Prior to this, Paul was the CEO of Medical Imaging Australia, joining the company after spending three years as Executive Vice President of Telus Communications in Canada. Prior to moving into industry, Paul spent 12 years as a partner at the Boston Consulting Group in Sydney and practiced law as a barrister & solicitor for four years with Walsh Young in Calgary, Canada.

Rami Weiss

Rami Weiss

Chief Executive Officer

Rami Weiss on LinkedIn

Rami was appointed as Healthshare's Chief Executive Officer in 2014, having previously spent three years leading the company's Product Development & Strategy teams. In that role he had responsibility for building a product set that met the needs of Healthshare's diverse stakeholders and also focused on customer acquisition and monetisation strategies, organic traffic initiatives and strategic partnerships.

Rami previously founded Boomerater.com, an online decision guide helping the 50+ demographic make better-informed life choices. Under Rami's leadership, the website formed partnerships with major players across the financial planning, legal, senior housing and health verticals, providing a one-stop portal for Baby Boomers to research, compare and find service providers in these areas.

He is also a founding mentor in Startmate, an Australian startup accelerator which offers mentorship and seed financing to founders of Internet and Software businesses based in Australia. Rami has a Bachelor of Science in Business Information Technology from the University of New South Wales and also studied at New York University's Leonard N. Stern School of Business.

Paul Ingster

Paul Ingster

Chief Operating Officer

Paul Ingster on LinkedIn

Paul joined our leadership team as Chief Operating Officer in May 2015. He has responsibility for overseeing business operations across all core products. Prior to joining Healthshare, Paul had a successful career at Aristocrat, a listed ASX100 company, in Las Vegas and Sydney. Previously, Paul spent three years at Deloitte in Sydney.

Paul completed his MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management in 2014. He also has a Bachelor of Information Technology from the University of Technology, Sydney.

Dr Charlotte Middleton

Dr Charlotte Middleton

Medical Director

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Dr Charlotte Middleton was awarded her Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery in 1997 from Flinders University, Adelaide. Since then she has enjoyed working in mainly Neonatal, Paediatric and Womens Health in various hospitals around Australia. The last 3 years have been spent in General Practice where she specialises in Integrative Health (nutritional and environmental health), womens and childrens health, fertility medicine, antenatal shared care,  thyroid/adrenal disorders, autoimmune disorders, gastrointestinal issues and weight loss strategies.

Charlotte has had a long interest in media work and has been lucky enough to pursue this passion with acting, voice over and TV presenting work - including numerous medical educational videos, corporate/promotional videos, corporate voice-over work and as an on-camera medical expert on Foxtel’s  “The Little Things”. Her most recent work has included scripting, presenting and voice-over work on a series of maternity educational DVDs focusing on common post-natal issues (found at drchartlottesweb.com.au), and co-creator of a weight loss programme  (nutritional component) called Express Body Makeover.

A keen medical educator her whole career she is passionate about educating other health professionals and patients, and is excited to be utilising her skills in this area, in her new position as Medical Director at Healthshare. Charlotte will continue to split her time between Healthshare, hospital and private practice work.

Chris Barakat

Chris Barakat

Director of Business Development

Chris Barakat on LinkedIn

Joining Healthshare in 2013 and now leading the company's Business Development efforts, Chris comes from a diverse commercial healthcare background.

His previous roles include sales in Pfizer's Cardiology, Metabolic and Urology portfolios, Device Technologies in Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Respiratory Medicine, ICU, Nuclear Medicine & Orthopaedics and Informa Healthcare with Multinational Pharma, Biotechnology, Venture Capital, Research Institutes and Generic Pharma across Australia and Asia Pacific.

Chris’ role at Healthshare involves developing viable commercial plans, growing partnerships with key stakeholders and implementing strategies with an elite field force.

Rochelle Solsky

Rochelle Solsky

Co-founder

Rochelle Solsky on LinkedIn

Rochelle is a Co-founder of Healthshare, having conceived the initial concept for Healthshare following a frustrating search for health information, practitioners and products to support her family's health issues.

Rochelle was previously the CEO of Gift Sensations, an online gift business that she created and sold in 2003. Prior to starting Gift Sensations, Rochelle held senior positions in a number of businesses in the retail and travel industries.

Rochelle is the mother of three children and is active in a number of community organisations.