HealthTech Member:
Thrive Wearables


We chat to HealthTech member and CEO & Founder of Thrive Wearables Dr Jacob Skinnner.

Tell us about Thrive Wearables

At Thrive Wearables we are motivated by amplifying the positive impact technology can have on people’s health and wellbeing.

We are the leading wearables design and development consultancy, building physical, digital and data systems to create game changing wearable technology products in healthcare and wellbeing.

Our mission is to solve global health challenges using the power of technology innovation, connected devices and data processing. To work with our cross-disciplinary team of designers, developers and engineers, visit We can help you take your wearable from idea through prototyping to mass production.

When did you start your business?

The business was founded in 2015.

What's been your biggest highlight?

Growing the team to 20 in the last 18 months.

What's been your biggest challenge?

Finding work/life balance

Advice for entrepreneurs starting out

Find a great mentor, founders who compliment you and a leadership team who trust and believe in you.

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