President and Co-Founder

Artem Petakov

After falling in love with data and psychology at an early age, Artem grounded his career in the principles of science. Following a career at Google as a Software Engineer who was responsible for leading the User-Created Map Content team, Artem and co-founder Saeju Jeong founded Noom. As President, Artem leads the Product, Engineering, Growth, Brand & Talent teams at Noom. Under his leadership, he has led Noom to grow more than 245% over the last four years. In 2020, Artem was named to Fortune’s 40 under 40 in healthcare and one of Business Insider’s 30 leaders under 40 who are transforming US healthcare.

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