our Mission

breaking down barriers, improving outcomes

Mental and behavioural health is core to total health. SilverCloud® provides accessible, scalable, digital behavioural healthcare.
We deliver measurable results for our many customer organizations as well as the individuals who use our programmes.  

our journey so far

SilverCloud® is acquired by leading telehealth company Amwell

In July 2021, SilverCloud® proudly joined the Amwell family, a telehealth company. Together, we can access the reach and resources to scale against our vision of effective mental healthcare for all. The acquisition enables a more efficient blend of in-person, virtual, and digital care, to in turn help to lower operational and healthcare costs, as well as advanced care outcomes.



SilverCloud® Announces $16M Series B Funding

In 2020 SilverCloud® raised a $16 million Series B funding round led by MemorialCare Innovation Fund, and includes LRVHealth, OSF Ventures and UnityPoint Health Ventures, elevating the company’s total funding to more than $30 million. Existing investors Act Venture Capital and B Capital Group also participated in the round.

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SilverCloud® raises
$8.1m in funding

In 2017, SilverCloud® raised $8.1 million in Series A funding. This round of mental health funding was led by venture capital firm B Capital Group, founded by Raj Ganguly and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, with significant participation from ACT Venture Capital and returning investors, Investec Ventures and AIB Seed Capital Fund managed by DBIC, NDRC and Enterprise Ireland. 

The company is defining a new healthcare model to meet the demand of the rapidly growing behavioural healthcare market, which in the US alone is estimated to be worth $440 billion. 


built on over 20 years of research

Clinical research, strategic partnerships and user-testing provide evidence and informed insight that is at the heart of our solutions. Built on more than 18 years of academic research with global partners, we continue to form relationships with industry leaders to ensure our iCBT programmes are engaging, effective and informed with the most up-to-date information and technology. In fact, randomized control trials show results on par with face-to-face CBT. 

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hundreds of customer organizations and growing

Hundreds of customer organizations can attest to our effective and cost-efficient solutions.

online cbt

SilverCloud Health acquired by US telehealth company Amwell

In July 2021 Silvercloud proudly joined Amwell

2020 $16m Series B Funding

In 2020 SilverCloud Health raised a 16 million Series B funding

2017 $8.1 million funding

new capital to meet growing demand for programs and research


programmes built on 20+ years of deep clinical research

500+ customer organizations

scalable solutions for hundreds of customers

Our People




Ken Cahill is the CEO and co-founder of SilverCloud® with offices in Boston, Dublin, and London. Prior to founding SilverCloud Health, Ken held senior positions in several multinationals including, Dell, HP, and Gateway. Ken recently received the 2018 MedTech Boston 40 under 40 award. He holds BSc. Degree in Computing, Diploma in new business and Diploma in company direction from the IOD.




James is a co-founder and focused on the continued advancement of SilverCloud®’s digital health innovations. James leads the technology roadmap for SilverCloud® and keeps the company at the frontier of behavioural health technology development.



Chief Product Officer

Karen, a co-founder, has an eclectic background that includes healthcare & the arts. She leads the product team in designing and building SilverCloud®’s 40+ effective online mental health interventions.


Dr. Derek Richards

Chief Science Officer

An internationally recognized thought-leader in digital health care. Derek leads the research initiatives and science that guide the development of SilverCloud®’s interventions and service delivery. He has built a team of world-class scientists whose published work is cited widely and whose impact has spearheaded continued innovation in digital mental health care.




SilverCloud is designed in conjunction with John, who is a co-founder, and his team of clinical specialists. He is an adjunct professor at the School of Psychology in University College Dublin.




A founder and scientific advisor, Gavin’s expertise include healthcare technologies, visual design and information. He is an associate professor at Trinity College Dublin and a widely published author.

awards and recognition

Our many accolades

With over 18 years of academic and clinical research, SilverCloud® is the industry leader in internet-delivered Cognitive Behavioural Therapy solutions. The company has received numerous awards and has been recognized many times for being an innovator in its space.