Sridhar Iyengar

CEO & Founder

A serial entrepreneur in connected medical devices and wearables, Sridhar is focused on strategy and management at Elemental Machines. Previously, Sridhar was a founder and director of Misfit, makers of elegant wearable products, which was acquired by Fossil in 2015. Prior to Misfit, he founded AgaMatrix, a blood glucose monitoring company that made the world’s first medical device connecting directly to the iPhone. AgaMatrix shipped 15+ FDA-cleared medical products, 2B+ biosensors, 6M+ glucose meters, with partnerships with Apple, Sanofi, and Walgreens. Sridhar holds over 30 US and international patents and received his Ph.D. from Cambridge University as a Marshall Scholar. Beyond Elemental Machines, Sridhar has been known to run 13.1 miles on occasion and has sometimes been spotted on stage behind a wall of drums.

Gary Tsai

VP of Engineering & Founder

Responsible for the technical architecture of the Elemental Suite, Gary is a technology enthusiast who enjoys connecting things. Prior to founding Elemental Machines, Gary ran the firmware engineering team for AgaMatrix, the blood glucose monitoring company that designed and built the world’s first medical device connecting directly to the iPhone. Prior to AgaMatrix, Gary worked on real-time operating systems for digital cross-connect systems at Tellabs. He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. When not reading man pages for command line tools, Gary is always on the lookout for new bowls of ramen and Lego sets.

Liang Hoe

Director, Data Science & Integration

Liang leads Elemental Machines’ product-leveraged services business, including data science and integration projects, as well as partnerships. Before joining Elemental Machines, he was Head of Strategic Partnerships at R65 Labs, a digital health startup. Previously, Liang was the Senior Partnership Manager for Digital Health at Apple, advising hundreds of developers building software on the iOS and Mac OS platforms in the medical, clinical and research markets. Earlier, Liang led successful commercialization projects at Beckman Coulter, Aclara Biosciences and Life Technologies. Liang has a B.S. in Biology and an MBA in Finance and Entrepreneurship, both from Santa Clara University. When not nerding out on the latest flashy piece of tech hardware, he enjoys exploring state and national parks with his two young daughters (and incessantly documenting it with the aforementioned latest piece of tech).

Allison Parker

Director, Sales & Marketing

Leading sales and marketing for Elemental Machines, Allison brings more than 20 years of high tech corporate and product marketing experience to the company. She joined Elemental Machines from Digital Lumens, where she built their position as the leader in the intelligent LED lighting category, and has worked in previous corporate and product marketing roles with Microsoft Startup Labs, 170 Systems, (OpenWave), Narrative Communications and IBM/Lotus Development Corporation. Allison holds a BA in English from Boston University. Beyond her day job, Allison catches as much live music as possible and is always on the lookout for excellent chocolate.