About Us

History

Founded in 2012 Skin Analytics is a research led company committed to helping more people to survive skin cancer.

Skin Analytics have provided teledermatology services for over 5 years and our AI powered teledermatology since 2020. We have spent considerable time working with GP’s, dermatologists, NHSkin S Trusts and leading researchers to ensure that DERM has a real clinical utility.

Meet The Team

Neil Daly

Neil Daly

CEO

Neil started Skin Analytics in 2012, having worked extensively in mobile innovation and strategy consulting for a number of years. He holds a BSc in Physics from the University of Western Australia and an Executive MBA from London Business School.
Helen Marsden

Helen Marsden

Clinical Research Director

Helen has 17 years of clinical research experience in both corporate and academic settings delivering clinical trials and data generation. She has authored seven peer-reviewed journals. Helen has a PhD in medical microbiology from Leeds University.
Jack Greenhalgh

Jack Greenhalgh

AI Director

Jack joined Skin Analytics having worked in computer vision and machine learning in both industry and academia for many years. He holds an MEng in Computer Systems Engineering from the University of Sussex and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Bristol.
David Puttergill

David Puttergill

Operations Director

David has 10 years of experience in Accounting, Finance and Operations in professional services, start-ups and most recently an FCA regulated lender. David is a Chartered Accountant (ICAEW) and has a BA in Geography from Oxford.

Jenny Dean

Jenny Dean

Medical (Digital) Director

Jenny has over 20 years experience in healthcare including 10 years as a doctor and 6 years as the Medical Director of Health IT companies. Her focus is on the clinical safety and usability of software solutions for clinician and patients. Jenny holds degrees in Medicine (MB ChB), an MSc in remote healthcare, and an MBA.

Rachael Dovey

Rachael Dovey

Business Development Manager

Rachael is an experienced commercial partnerships manager, who has worked with primary and secondary care organisations, to redesign service pathways in order to deliver better patient care that is sustainable for the NHS.

Jim Holmes

Jim Holmes

Technology Director

Jim has been working in technology for the last 20 years and is an experienced software engineer and technical architect.  He joined the Skin Analytics team after a 10 year position as CTO of a digital agency in London.  Jim has experience of building and scaling technology focused start-up businesses as well as previous experience in medical technology. Jim holds a BSc in Information Systems.

Tim Daly

Tim Daly

HR Director

Tim has been involved with Skin Analytics since it started in 2012. He has a background in human resources, customer experience improvement and business development. Tim holds an MBA from the Australian Institute of Business.

Fin edridge

Fin edridge

Product Director

Fin shapes and drives the product roadmap for Skin Analytics, focusing on evolving our service to deliver ever better value and experience for our growing client base and the patients they serve.  His background is in technology innovation and systems delivery, with significant experience in the NHS including electronic prescriptions and electronic referral. Fin holds a BA (hons) and MEng from Cambridge University.

Yasmine Manshadi

Yasmine Manshadi

Operations Analyst

Yasmine has 4 years of industry and academic experience in a range of organisations in the medical, private and public sectors. Having worked in operations in both the UK and Australia, she joined the team at Skin Analytics to help drive and deliver the best outcomes for customers and partners. She holds a Bsc in Neuroscience from University College London.

David Bazaga

David Bazaga

Technical Project Manager

David is a biomedical engineer with previous experience in the big pharma industry across several roles in medical devices, machine learning and infectious diseases. David has experience working with both commercialised products and early stage R&D projects. He holds a BSc from Carlos III University and a MSc in Biomedical Engineering from Imperial College London.
Dan Mullarkey

Dan Mullarkey

Medical Director

Dan is a practicing GP who has experience working within the AI & Digital Health setting, working on the design, deployment and assessment of both direct-to-patient and clinician facing products. He sees the adoption of digital health technologies as a key step in helping healthcare services to evolve, offering support & efficiency improvements to clinicians and optimising patient experience. Dan holds degrees in Medicine (BMBS) and Biomedical Sciences (BMedSci) from the University of Nottingham.

Giacomo Falcone

Giacomo Falcone

Product Manager

Giacomo worked for both the private and NHS healthcare idustries and then transitioned into Product roles in the health-tech world. 
He has a bachelor’s degree in Radiography and a master’s degree in cardiac ultrasound.

Theo Tsompanidis

Theo Tsompanidis

Head of Engineering

Theo is an experienced software  engineer, who has worked in Healthcare and FinTech Industries. His work experience in a Consultancy exposed him to many different industries with main focus on Cloud Technologies, DevOps principles and Agile methodologies.
He joined Skin Analytics as Head of Engineering with the vision of building a great platform in order to helping more people to survive skin cancer. Theo holds a BSc in Computer Science

Ellie Wilson

Ellie Wilson

Partnerships Manager

Ellie has 3 years of experience within the health technology industry, working in a range of commercial roles including sales, marketing and project management. Ellie will bring this experience to help streamline deployments and ensure successful adoption of the Skin Analytics service across our partners.

Catalina Butnariu

Catalina Butnariu

Product Designer

Passionate about product and human-centred design, Catalina’s focus is on usability and being an advocate for Skin Analytics’ users. She has a background in marketing & design in roles across media, finance and tech, and holds a BSc in Computer Science.

Saeef Ahmed

Saeef Ahmed

Support Agent

Saeef is a Law LLB graduate from the University of Northampton. He has a wide array of experience within the customer service field gained from a variety of industries including non-profit organisations. He is currently completing his LLM Masters at Birkbeck, University of London while working as a part of the operations team helping the customer support function.

Our Board

DOMINIC DODD

DOMINIC DODD

Chair, Non Executive Director, Advisor

Dominic was Managing Partner of Marakon Associates, a US-domiciled strategy consulting firm, where he worked for 15 years advising chief executives of plcs on growing long term value.

Since leaving Marakon he has worked as a chair, non executive director and advisor in the private, public and charity sectors, specialising in growth, turnaround and governance mainly in healthcare and financial services.

He is currently chair of two NHS trusts, the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust and the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust. He is also a director of UCL Partners, the academic health science partnership and a trustee of health think tank The King’s Fund.

Juan Pane Arregui

Juan Pane Arregui

Entrepreneur and Business Angel

Juan spent 9 years working in software development at companies in Argentina and Spain and developed an anti virus in his free time. In 1995, he started Media Net Software and sold the company after 20 years while it was employing 200+ engineers in Spain, Mexico and the USA. From 1998 to 2004 Juan managed the digitizing projects for Diario El País and Diario El Mundo through a corporate venture we created ad-hoc, where they hired a team of 70+ professionals.

He is Current owner of Evoluciona, a digital interactive agency. He was the CEO from 2005 to 2013 and saw the company grow to work with blue chip companies such as Microsoft, BBVA, Acciona, RTVE, FOX or El Corte Inglés.

In 2005 he co-founded BuyVIP with two other partners. This e-commerce site grew to 100+ employees in five years and was operating in Germany, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Austria, Poland and The Netherlands. BuyVIP was sold to Amazon in 2010. In 2009 Juan co-founded Tech on Rails, an engineering services company specialized in high-speed trains and aeronautics.

Juan is an investor, advisor and/or board member at several companies and is always open to new opportunities where business strategy, processes or technology can be applied to move companies to the next stage.

michael buchen

michael buchen

Chairman of Polar Light Ventures Ltd and Investor

Michael is the Chairman and Founder of Polar Light Ventures Ltd., an investment firm based in Switzerland which is focusing on early stage ventures.

Previously he was the Managing Director of Dhabi Holdings PJSC, the investment company of senior members of the ruling family of Abu Dhabi. Michael Buchen joined Dhabi Holdings from Mubadala Development Company PJSC where he worked in the Special Situations Team. Before Mubadala, he worked for Roland Berger Strategy Consultants in Europe, China and the Middle East. Michael currently serves or previously served on the Board of directors and Advisory Boards of a number of companies in the Venture Capital, Tech, Financial Services, Food & Beverage, Energy and Telecom sector.

He holds a Master of Science in Business Management from the University of Muenster in Germany.

Hussein Kanji

Hussein Kanji

Partner at Hoxton Ventures

He currently represents Hoxton on the boards of Biotx, Fy!, Giraffe360, Kbox Global, Raptor Supplies, Skin Analytics, SOC.OS, TourRadar, XYZ Reality and Yieldify, and serves as a board observer on Behavox, Darktrace, Finesse, Karakuri, Loveshark, Panakeia and Vidya Health. He previously served on the boards of Babylon Health, bd4travel (acquired by Dnata), Campanja (acquired by 24/7 Media) and Deliveroo.

Hussein also serves on the board of Tech Nation. He also sits on the advisory board of GTO Partners, a tech mid-market buyout firm, and Landscape, a venture capital review site. While forming Hoxton, he helped Eros STX Global develop ErosNow, an online streaming video platform for Bollywood.

Prior to Hoxton, Hussein was an associate with Accel Partners. He joined Accel from Microsoft Corporation. Earlier in his career, he worked with three startups, Safe-View (acquired by L-3), Radiance Technologies (acquired by Comcast) and Studio Verso (acquired by KPMG).

Hussein holds an MBA from London Business School and did his undergraduate studies in Symbolic Systems at Stanford University. He stubbornly refuses to swear allegiance to a monarch and remains a proud American.

Partner with us

 

  • Our services are only available through our clinical partners in the UK. If you're worried about your skin and haven't been referred to us please speak to a doctor without delay.

 

Patient Safety and Quality Policy

Skin Analytics aims to provide best in class solutions for patients. We work to meet our customers and partners expectations by delivering on our brand vision with innovative and customer focused products and services.

We empower our teams to maintain a culture of innovation and continuous improvement, underpinned by an effective and efficient Quality Management System that complies with statutory and regulatory requirements.

We put safety and outcomes at the heart of what we do, to provide high quality products and services which are reliable, safe and compliant which is why we are so proud to have achieved ISO 13485:2016 compliance. MD 711728. 

Clinical Advisory Committee

Professor Scott Kitchnener

Professor Scott Kitchnener

Committee Chair. Primary Care Medical Service Director

Scott is a qualified specialist in medical leadership and management (FRACMA), a graduate of the AICD, a specialist public health physician (FAFPHM), while remaining a clinician with specialist standing as a general practitioner in rural practice. He has experience in health and education corporate governance and leadership in the private sector, public sector, higher education sector, international and Australian biotech sectors and in the military. His on-going research and experience have been in addressing health issues of developing nations, rural health and workforce, and particularly preventive approaches to public health challenges. 

Dr Niall Wilson

Dr Niall Wilson

Consultant Dermatologist

Niall qualified in Medicine from the University of Liverpool in 1991. He has been an NHS Consultant Dermatologist since 2000. He has special interests in skin cancer, hyperhidrosis and skin disorders in immunosuppressed patients. He has also been involved with postgraduate education for many years and is currently vice chair of the Specialist Advisory Committee for Dermatology, which oversees Dermatology training in the UK.

Dr Lucy Thomas

Dr Lucy Thomas

Consultant Dermatologist

Lucy is a Consultant Dermatologist at the Phoenix Hospital Group in London.

Professor Chris Hyde

Professor Chris Hyde

Health Economics

Chris is a professor of Public Health and Clinical Epidemiology at Exeter University. He is a School lead for research on test evaluation including systematic reviews, economic models and primary research. He leads the Exeter Test Group and is the diagnostics theme lead for PenCLAHRC. He is part of the Peninsula Technology Assessment Group (PenTAG). He directed the team delivering health technology assessments for national policy-making bodies, particularly NICE, from 2009 until 2015 and continues to support it by being the lead on HTAs of tests and through membership of its steering group. He is a long standing member of NICE's Diagnositc Advisory Committee and recently joined the National Screening Committee.

Justin M Ko, MD, MBA

Justin M Ko, MD, MBA

CLINICAL ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, DERMATOLOGY STANFORD UNIVERSITY

Dr. Ko joined Stanford Medicine in 2012 and serves as Director and Chief of Medical Dermatology for Stanford Health Care (SHC) while also spearheading the dermatology department's efforts around network development, digital health, quality/safety/performance improvement, and value-based care. He is active in a number of leadership roles within the organization including co-chairing the Clinic Advisory Council, a forum of medical and executive leaders of Stanford Health Care’s Ambulatory clinics, and as a Service Medical Director.

His passion for melanoma, early cancer detection, and improving care delivery drives his efforts and research around leveraging advances in machine learning and artifical intelligence to increase the breadth of populations that can be reached. He chairs the American Academy of Dermatology's Task Force Committee on Augmented Intelligence.