About Us

Firstlook AI was founded in early 2019 by a team of PhD scientists with Artificial Intelligence and entrepreneurial experience.

The company recently participated in the Health Wildcatters Accelerator Program in Dallas, TX.

If you are interested in speaking with one of the co-founders, please submit a message on our Contact Us page.

Founding Team

Ashish Basuray, PhD
CEO, Co-founder


Dr Ashish Basuray brings 20 years of healthcare management experience, pedogeological theory and entrepreneurship. In addition, Dr. Basuray currently serves as an Adjunct Faculty member at Northwestern University, where he completed his PhD and Post-Doctoral Fellowship.

Brody Holohan, PhD
CTO, Co-founder


Dr Brody Holohan completed his PhD at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, followed by the Ebenreiter Precision Medicine Research Fellowship at Marshfield Clinic.

Ryan LaRanger, PhD
COO, Co-founder

Dr Ryan LaRanger completed his PhD at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, followed by the a Post-doctoral Fellowship at Yale. He holds a management degree from the Keck Graduate Institute. He works as a Senior Scientific Consultant with experience in B2B operations and business development for the healthcare sector.

Timothy Taxter, MD
CMO, Co-founder

Dr Timothy Taxter completed his MD at the University of Florida, followed by a MBA from Northwestern University. In addition, Dr Taxter also serves as Senior Medical Director at Tempus Labs. Dr Taxter received the Developmental Therapeutics Fellowship from Northwestern University, as well as serving as a physician at the University of Illinois at Chicago.