James Tyler Ueltschi
Co-Founder, Chairman & Treasurer
James Ueltschi is the driving force behind HelpMeSee since the idea sparked in 2008. As Chairman and Treasurer of HelpMeSee, James is leading a multi-disciplinary team that is bringing the technology of flight simulators and advanced training methods to surgical training and medical practice. The goal is to train cataract specialists in months instead of years. During his early career, James was the Vice President and a Treasurer of FlightSafety International as well as serving on the board of ORBIS.
Jacob Mohan Thazhathu
President & CEO
Jacob Mohan Thazhathu joined James Ueltschi in 2008 to launch HelpMeSee. Jacob established HelpMeSee’s base of operations in New York City after officially assuming the position of CEO and President of HelpMeSee in 2010. Previously, Jacob was Chief Operating Officer of ORBIS International, CEO of ORBIS Canada, and Managing Director of ORBIS Taiwan. He has held various executive leadership positions with Plan International, one of the world’s leading development organizations and has lived in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Europe. In 2001, Jacob was Plan International’s Representative to the UN and Lead for the special session on the Rights of the Child at the United Nation’s General Assembly.
Member, Board of Directors
John Jeffrey (Jeff) Mullen graduated from Georgetown University in 1991 and from Georgetown University Law School in 1995. Jeff worked at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, LLP as a corporate attorney from 1995-2000 before joining Goldman Sachs & Co., where he was most recently a Managing Director in the Investment Management Division. In August 2016, Jeff joined Airbnb as Treasurer. Jeff has been a member of the HelpMeSee board since 2011 and is also a member of the board of directors of the Fabretto Children’s Foundation.