Our Team

We support outstanding entrepreneurs and their teams as they transform healthcare.

Andrew Hayek

Andrew Hayek

Co-Founder & CEO

Andrew Hayek serves as Co-Founder & CEO of Triple Aim Partners, which partners with entrepreneurs to build healthcare companies that improve the quality, experience and total cost of healthcare.

Andrew also serves as Co-Founder & Board Director of Prospero Health, ArchWell Health, firsthand, Synapse Health, Luminary Hospice, and Oasis Health. He also serves as Co-Founder & Chairman of One World Surgery (a nonprofit organization), and he is a Henry Crown Fellow at the Aspen Institute.

Andrew previously served as CEO of Optum Health, Chairman & CEO of SCA Health, President of VillageHealth, and President & COO of Alliance HealthCare Services; and, he served in roles at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR) and the Boston Consulting Group. Andrew graduated summa cum laude from Yale University.

Cory Roberts

Cory Roberts

Co-Founder & President

Cory Roberts is Co-Founder & President of Triple Aim Partners, which partners with entrepreneurs to build healthcare companies that improve the quality, experience and total cost of healthcare.

Cory also serves as Co-Founder & Board Director of Prospero Health, ArchWell Health, firsthand, Synapse Health, Luminary Hospice, and Oasis Health. He also serves as Board Director of One World Surgery (a nonprofit organization), and he is a fellow with the Academy for Systems Change.

Cory previously served in varying senior executive roles across Optum, most recently serving as President of OptumCare, a national platform of ambulatory focused care delivery systems, including medical groups, independent practice associations (IPAs), risk-bearing entities and outpatient facility operations.

Cory joined Optum through the acquisition of SCA Health, where he served in varying senior executive roles, most recently serving as Chief Financial Officer. Prior to SCA, Cory worked in investment banking. Cory earned a Bachelor of Science from the University of Alabama.

Tyler Thomas

Tyler Thomas

Vice President

Tyler Thomas serves as Vice President of Triple Aim Partners.

Tyler previously served as Senior Vice President of Finance at ProHealth Care, and he served in various finance and operational roles at SCA Health.

Tyler graduated from Vanderbilt University.

Evan Cairo

Evan Cairo

Vice President

Evan Cairo serves as Vice President at Triple Aim Partners.

Evan previously served as Associate at Moelis Capital Partners and as Analyst at Deloitte Corporate Finance.

Evan earned a Bachelor of Science and an MBA in Finance from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Franklin Yang

Franklin Yang

Vice President of Product

Franklin Yang serves as Vice President of Product for Triple Aim Partners.

Prior to Triple Aim, Franklin served as Product Manager at Firefly Health and as Software Engineer at Flatiron Health.

Franklin holds a B.S. in computer science from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.S. in Health Data Science from Harvard University.

Shane Vaughn

Shane Vaughn

Vice President

Shane Vaughn serves as Vice President at Triple Aim Partners.

Shane previously served in a variety of leadership roles across medical groups, integrated payer delivery systems, and multi-site healthcare operating companies.

Shane earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Northern Colorado.

Kevin Francis

Kevin Francis

Chief Actuary

Kevin is Chief Actuary of Triple Aim Partners, responsible for risk enablement for the firm’s portfolio of healthcare companies.

Kevin previously served as the Chief Actuary of UnitedHealthcare’s Medicaid businesses.  He held responsibility for actuarial pricing, reserving, healthcare economics, and healthcare reform modeling during his tenure.  Prior to UHC, Kevin served as an actuarial consultant to commercial, Medicare and Medicaid payers in senior roles at Optum and Deloitte Consulting.

Kevin is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and volunteers with the education & health research arms of the Society.  He is a graduate of the University of Nebraska.

Aimun Malik

Aimun Malik

Senior Associate

Aimun Malik serves as a Senior Associate at Triple Aim Partners.

He was previously a Venture Capital and Growth Equity Investor at Trustbridge Partners and an Investment Banking Analyst at PJT Partners.

Aimun holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Caroline Jackson

Caroline Jackson

Human Resources Advisor

Caroline serves as Human Resources Advisor at Triple Aim Partners.

Caroline is currently serving as the head of human resources for Synapse Health and previously served as a Director, Human Resources at Wellvana Health.

Caroline holds a Bachelor of Human Resources Management & Marketing from North Central College and a Masters of Human Resources Management from the University of Southern California.

Rich Sharff

Rich Sharff

Legal Counsel

Rich Sharff serves as Legal Counsel for Triple Aim Partners (TAP), which partners with entrepreneurs to build healthcare companies that improve the quality, experience and total cost of healthcare.

 

Rich served previously as General Counsel for Optum Health, where his team had responsibility for the legal affairs businesses including physician groups, independent practice associations (IPAs), ambulatory care centers, population health, medical benefits management, and post-acute care management. Prior to OptumHealth, Rich served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel for SCA Health (SCA), and, prior to SCA, Rich was a partner at Bradley Arant law firm, where he currently serves as Counsel.

 

Rich earned his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Virginia.