CEO and Co-founder of Knit Health. Driven by a lifelong dream to start a company with real impact on people's lives, David focuses on building a talented team that creates magical services for parents—especially new dads like himself.
David has an ME degree from the University of Michigan and an MBA from the University of Cambridge. He has also been fortunate to continue his education between these two degrees by working at IDEO, where he spread his wings in understanding user needs and creating strategic product, service and business visions for clients. Throughout this journey, he has always been the optimist, determined to try the bold and expand the thinking. It is this optimism that he takes forward in his pursuit to have an impact and push this world forward. His career goals are simple: to change the world through a creative endeavor to expand the borders of the possible and have fun doing it. Knit Health is the vehicle to do just that.
Letter from CEO David Janssens about the change in direction of Knit Health. Earlier this year, we made the difficult decision to shift the focus of Knit Health away from infant sleep monitoring and instead towards helping assess sleep issues in children to help families get the help they need. This difficult decision left a lot of people wondering: but why? And as we continue to get that question, I wanted to get the reasons down on paper since I believe in transparency and want to share our thinking with supporters, friends and family.Read More