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About us

In 2015, Maple was founded with a vision to power the future of healthcare — simple, connected, human.

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"After years of practice, I started to notice the strains on our healthcare system. I imagined how technology could play a role in improving the sustainability of our system and people’s healthcare experiences across the country."

- Dr. Brett Belchetz, Co-founder and Maple CEO

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Improving healthcare accessibility for all Canadians, from coast to coast

Whether you live in a remote community or a busy urban hub, Maple lets you see a doctor from your smartphone, tablet, or computer. No travelling, no waiting rooms.

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Technology for healthcare organizations to explore new types of care

One of our proudest moments was launching Canada’s first telerounding program with PEI’s Western Hospital. Using Maple, nation-wide doctors collaborate on patient care at a remote, understaffed hospital.

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Pushing the boundaries on connecting healthcare

Maple brings together a large network of of doctors and healthcare providers, and millions of Canadian patients into an ecosystem that’s designed to solve some of the greatest challenges in healthcare, including timely access to care.

Canada’s largest online network of doctors.

Our network includes doctors, nurses, specialists, and healthcare system navigators. Together, we’ve earned over 170,000 five-star patient reviews.

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Who we serve

Individual patients

Convenient access to doctors in minutes, 24/7

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Employers

A differentiating benefit that truly enhances employee health and wellness

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Insurers and strategic partners

Partnering with visionary organizations to bring virtual care to as many Canadians as possible

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Public sector

Providing hospitals, clinics, and long-term care homes with virtual care to streamline emergency department, inpatient, and outpatient care

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Meet our leadership team

We have diverse backgrounds, in healthcare and across other industries, but one common mission — building a connected healthcare experience.

Dr. Brett Belchetz

Co-founder & CEO

Brett’s commitment to medicine and helping others fuelled the vision for Maple. He’s a practicing physician in Toronto and a former management consultant with McKinsey and Company.

Roxana Zaman

Co-founder & COO

Roxana’s passion for creating unique and outstanding experiences keeps Maple true to its vision and commitments to our customers. Roxana is a well-versed P&L manager, with broad-based experience in Canadian banking.

Stuart Starr

Co-founder & CTO

Stuart’s technical and design experience brought Maple to life. Under his leadership, Maple’s technology has evolved into a comprehensive healthcare delivery platform, while maintaining simplicity and dependability.

Christy Prada

VP, Business Development

Christy’s ability to build and execute successful partnerships strengthens the market positioning for Maple. She holds an MBA from the Rotman School of Management, and is a former consultant in KPMG’s healthcare strategy practice.

Shelly-Ann Rampersad

VP, Clinical Operations

Under Shelly-Ann’s leadership, we’re pushing the boundaries of innovation and bringing Maple into Canadian hospitals. She is a former strategy consultant with experience implementing system-wide health programs for governments around the world. She holds an MBA from the Rotman School of Management.

Bryan Dinh

VP, Marketing

Bryan leads the marketing team and direct-to-consumer business at Maple. With a diverse background building businesses across the retail, banking and healthcare industries, Bryan has led marketing, PR and customer acquisition at organizations such as Audi, EQ Bank and Loblaw Companies Ltd.

Stephanie Lawrance

VP, People

Stephanie has a background in management consulting, strategic planning, transformational change, and people operations. Stephanie holds an MBA from McMaster University, and a BA in Philosophy from the University of King’s College.

Francis Nwakire

VP, Product

Francis possesses over a decade of experience in healthcare, health tech and product delivery. As a physician with a deep understanding of global healthcare, he believes in using technology to extend and optimize healthcare delivery.

Brian Wu

VP, Finance

Brian is leading the charge in scaling the finance and accounting operations at Maple. He is an experienced finance leader with a diverse background in financial advisory, strategy & corporate development, and product management.

John Kennedy

VP, Data and Security

John is an experienced software leader that helps companies build great teams and great products. He brings in-depth engineering, data, security, and product knowledge to Maple.

Investors

To achieve our vision, we're on a journey with a trusted group of partners, investors, and advisors.

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We’re always launching new community initiatives, such as our recent partnership with Saa Dene Group to increase access to culturally appropriate care for Indigenous communities.

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