About us

Plugging Latin America into the future of medicine
Axenya is a digital health platform company that empowers Latin-American physicians and patients to plug into the future of medicine

Axenya provides state-of-the-art software and hardware that expand physicians’ toolboxes, enhance the efficiency of healthcare delivery and make medicine more personalized and precise. Axenya enables better care, drives measurable outcomes and enriches the doctor-patient relationship in innovative, profound and meaningful ways.

Our Manifesto
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Our name

Axenya is a portmanteau of the Greek prefix a- (α-intensive) indicating ‘superlative’ and xenia, meaning ‘hospitality’ or ‘courtesy’. For our doctors and patients, Axenya is a digital health sanctuary, a state-of-the-art medical technology aggregator where the “travelers of life” can take a moment of respite to satisfy all their digital health needs. For our partners, Axenya is the perfect host, a platform where their therapeutic solutions can find a home away from home to live and thrive.  For the healthcare system, Axenya is the ultimate digital health marketplace, an oasis where digital health offer and demand can connect with maximum efficiency and effectiveness.

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Our team

Mariano Garcia-Valino

An engineer by training and a Harvard MBA, Mariano is an accomplished entrepreneur with multiple blockbuster exits. He has 25+ years of experience in biotech, med-tech and digital health in the US, Europe and Latin America. Over the course of his career, he has served as CEO of private and public companies, worked with start-ups, growth-stage and global multinationals, served as director on several boards and as member of the investment team at a number of private equity firms. Mariano has led numerous M&A deals, licensed some four dozen innovative molecules, raised over half a billion dollars in capital and led one of the largest healthcare IPOs in Latin America’s history.

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Renato De Giorgi

Renato has one of the deepest and widest backgrounds in technological licensing and deal making in the Latin American healthcare space, having spearheaded dozens of high-tech transactions in the past decade. Over the past 25 years, Renato has also participated in several startups, led business development efforts of large multinational firms and served as a management consultant to some of the premier players in Latin America and Europe. He holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School and an engineering degree from Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires.

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Esteban Rubin

Esteban has built a wide career combining the practice of medicine, entrepreneurship and strategy consulting. As a consultant, first for McKinsey and then for his own strategy consulting firm TheMindCo, he has served some of the premier pharma, biotech and med-tech companies globally. He acts as a board member & advisor of healthcare companies in early stages, and as a coach of young & high potential executives. He holds an MBA from Kellogg Graduate School of Management and an MD from Universidad de Buenos Aires.

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Andres Jacob

Andres has more than 20 years of experience as a healthcare executive, venture capitalist and private equity investor. Throughout his career, Andres has led and/or supervised large scale technology implementations across 30+ companies. He has also held C-level operating roles in several portfolio companies.  He holds a Computing Systems Engineering degree from Universidad de Buenos Aires

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