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Our Story

Wellbeing is not a destination but a journey with knowledge at its core.

Our Founders

Sensei was founded by Larry Ellison, technology pioneer and co-founder of Oracle, and Dr. David Agus, a world-leading physician and scientist, The New York Times best-selling author and CBS News contributor. The two leading innovators were brought together by the loss of a close friend and motivated by a shared purpose: to help people live longer, healthier lives.

Their commitment to leverage science, technology and multidisciplinary research with personalized medicine to build a healthier world is exemplified at their esteemed University of Southern California’s Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine, where Dr. Agus is founding director and CEO.

Sensei applies data-driven health knowledge and utilizes technology to create premier wellbeing retreats in Hawaii and California to promote preventative care and healthy lifestyle practices.

Wellbeing Guided by Knowledge 

The Sensei Way is developed by scientists and physicians across the globe, marshaled by Dr. David Agus and supported by our trained team of Sensei Guides and wellness practitioners who hold advanced degrees in their respective fields.

It is the depth of our team’s engagement, reliance on scientific findings, personalized concierge service and heartfelt intention that differentiates Sensei from other wellbeing retreats.

Our Retreats

Enhance your wellbeing through the experiences and programs offered at Sensei’s exclusive retreats. Whether on the secluded island of Lānaʻi, in Hawaii, or set in a desert oasis against the Santa Rosa mountains of Rancho Mirage, California, Sensei wellbeing retreats provide serene and supportive environments to align your actions with your intentions. Enjoy personalized wellness activities, world-class golf and tennis facilities and innovative dining guided by our nutritional philosophy and the culinary mastery of Nobu. Sensei’s unique retreats bring to life the vision of two individuals dedicated to a global movement for sustainable living, powered by science, data and technology.

Our Farms

Sensei Farms, our sister company, is setting a new standard for food safety, quality and taste. By using sustainable growing practices and the power of data and technology, Sensei Farms cultivates nutrient-rich, delicious food that can be found daily on your plate at Sensei by Nobu. Located just minutes from our resort in Lānaʻi, Sensei Farms reinvents farm-to-table dining.

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