Jon Friis, Founder and CEO of Miiskin
Jon Friis is the Founder and CEO of Miiskin. Jon is a serial IT entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience as an IT professional and consultant. He has been advising some of the largest financial companies in the country and during the last decade, he has focused on developing IT solutions for the health-tech industry.
Jon Friis holds a Master’s degree in Mathematics and Economy (M.Sc.) from the University of Copenhagen; the subject of his Master’s thesis consisted of solving differential equations using computers.
Over the last ten years, Jon has won several European innovation awards, including The European Venture Contest in 2018, where more than 2400 companies from 27 countries competed for the grand prize. See all awards and prizes.
In 2015, Jon founded Miiskin because his partner Rikke needed a tool to monitor her skin and moles since she was considered at high risk for melanoma and skin cancer. Read the full story about Miiskin.
Jon lives with his partner Rikke and their three sons.