Jibreel W. Sarij
Chief Executive Officer, Jibreel W. Sarij originally led Acutis Diagnostics to the top tier
of specialty clinical laboratories. Today Mr. Sarij has brought the company into the more sophisticated specialty of molecular diagnostics with the introduction of Acutis Reveal™ respiratory and Reveal™ gastrointestinal tests for infectious diseases.
Sarij is a hands-on executive who takes pride working closely with members of the healthcare community, while also engaged in issues that directly affect the health of the general public.
Trained as an engineer, he has an MBA from Columbia University.
Before taking the reins at Acutis, he worked at JPMorgan Chase, as well as
at a Silicon Valley–backed new media venture. Mr. Sarij has worked in over 10 countries.
Marjorie Bon Homme, PhD, DABCC
Chief Scientist and Laboratory Director, Dr. Marjorie Bon Homme earned a PhD in physiology and biophysics with fellowship studies in toxicology. She has held leadership roles in several healthcare organizations, including most recently at Bellevue Hospital in New York City and at UCLA Medical Center.
A native New Yorker, Dr. Bon Homme is a board member of Promoting Health in Haiti,
an organization dedicated to training highly skilled nurses at Center of Hope Orphanage.
Client Support Manager, Paul Han earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in accounting.
In only 2 years at the company, Han has built a customer service team composed
of creative problem solvers solely dedicated to exceeding client expectations.
Vice President of Sales, Anthony Nolfo earned his Bachelor of Science degree in finance from
St. Thomas Aquinas College. He has over 12 years of sales experience, seven of which focused on
different specialties within the healthcare industry. Mr. Nolfo runs a team of sales specialists
who are willing, able and virtually on call.
Daniela Zaborskis, PhD
Director of Operations and Senior Scientist, Dr. Daniela Zaborskis earned her PhD in toxicology and
has specialized in toxicology diagnostics for over 5 years. As a Teaching Fellow at St. John’s University,
she has taught both undergraduate and graduate students.
Dr. Zaborskis is highly committed to the delivery of superior patient care;
her mission is to ensure that from the point of entry to the lab to the delivery of the results,
our clients’ samples are processed with rigorous quality checks and speed.
Laboratory Operations Manager, Jonathan Dobyns came to Acutis with 10 years laboratory experience, including toxicology and pharmacy home healthcare, as well as 6 years of laboratory management experience. Dobyns’ focus is on streamlining operations in areas of customer service and
production development, while fostering a culture of innovation.
Valentina Varricchio, CPA
Director of Finance, Accounting, and Human Resources, Valentina Varricchio earned an MBA
from St. John’s University and is a New York State CPA. With over 12 years' experience in finance,
and over 5 years' experience in a director position. Ms. Varricchio has acquired an expertise in
helping companies achieve rapid growth through positive momentum.
Mayilvahanan Shanmugam, PhD
Senior Scientist Mayilvahanan Shanmugam has for more than a decade conducted research in Molecular Genetics and Microbiology. Mayilvahanan was conferred a Co-Principal Investigator – NIH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grand Award (R21) 2018-2020. His post-doctoral work continued at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY, and The Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel.
Senior Vice President of Managed Care Rudy Gadziala earned his Bachelor of Science degree
in health management from the State University of New York Polytechnic Institute.
Mr. Gadziala is responsible for managed care contracting and developing payer relationships throughout
the United States. Over the last 20 years, Mr. Gadziala has held various management positions with regional
and national health plans. Most recently he served as the Vice President of Managed Care and Payer Relations
for national clinical toxicology laboratory.
Abdel Halim, PharmD, MSc, PhD, DABCC, FAACC
Associate Director and Senior Advisor, Dr. Abdel Halim is one of only four scientists in the country to
have the distinction of being triple board certified. His certifications are in clinical chemistry, molecular diagnostics, and toxicology. Over 25 years, Dr. Halim has worked in translational medicine, biomarker discovery, and diagnostics. Over that time, he has published over 65 peer-reviewed articles and
conducted over 100 presentations.
The work we do is serious.
It is also creative and exciting.
If you understand the responsibilities and rewards inherent in our business, embrace technology, understand that innovation is an imperative, and also believe the soul of a company is found in its ethics, we invite you to join us.