Mariëlle van Kooten

Mariëlle van Kooten


Mariëlle is CEO at SciSwipe and is responsible for day-to-day operations. She is in pursuit of a PhD in Systems Biology at ETH Zurich, Switzerland and holds a BCG PhD Scholarship. Mariëlle graduated cum laude at Leiden University, The Netherlands as MSc Life Science and Technology.


Anton Pols


Anton is CTO at SciSwipe. He is a Data Scientist at Roche, Switzerland. Prior to joining Roche, Anton enjoyed a position as a Data Scientist and first employee at YES!Delft start-up Dutch Analytics. Anton holds a BSc in Electrical Engineering and an MSc in Applied Physics from TU Delft in the Netherlands.

Ryan Goosen, Ph.D.


As CSO and CISO, Ryan is responsible for Strategy and Cybersecurity at SciSwipe. He holds the position of Director Digital & Strategy at a biotech company, coming from a role as Principal at BCG. Ryan co-founded a mobile payment app and holds a PhD in Medical Biochemistry from the University of Cape Town with a thesis focused on precision medicine in colorectal cancer. His prior degrees had Computer Science and Biochemistry as majors and Bioinformatics as a specialization.


Babek Dabaghchian

We took Babek on board for our image segmentation pipeline. He holds a BSc and MSc in Mechanical Engineering from ETH Zurich and his broad interests are an excellent match for our medical images.

Adhideb Ghosh

Adhi is hands-on when it comes to Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data analysis. He has been involved with large scale data in the life science sector over the course of the past years as a doctoral student at the University Hospital Zurich and the University of Basel.



David Riphagen

David brings experience in product development and go-to-market strategies from developing ML-based platforms and B2B solutions at Google Play (fraud, outbound marketing) and Credit Karma (credit risk), as well as years of consulting on tech adoption in Europe, India and the US with McKinsey & Company. He has an MSc from Delft University of Technology and an MBA from IESE and currently leads the Lightbox and Data product areas at Credit Karma in San Francisco.