Evidence-based health, designed for children’s minds,
to improve their lives.

We have founded nen to help kids with cancer their families and HCPs with pain management. nen offers a novel mission-driven approach to address pain management through play leveraging gamification approaches and behavioral techiques that may help kids modulate their pain and improve their overall wellbeing.

Meet the team behind nen

Former Chief Digital Officer and seasoned pharmaceutical executive with over 25 years of strategic, operational and entrepreneurial roles. Experienced digital health venture capital investor.

Francesca Domenech Wuttke, PhD

Founder and CEO

Experienced in launching DTx across Europe and in creating and deploying customer centric digital solutions globally. Digital Strategy expert with a focus on commercialization models and global solution deployment.

Xènia Riasol Cercós

Chief Operating Officer

Certified Scaled Agile Product Manager and Scrum Master with wide experience in managing global innovation projects and focused on driving digital transformation in healthcare.

Klaudia Grzeszczak

Product Lead


Master’s in Computer and Electronics Engineering with experience in web and mobile app development: Android, iOS and APIs.

Tiago Ferreira

Full Stack Mobile Developer

Specialized in mental health from the perspective of cognitive neuroscience (a bridge between neuroscience and psychology).

Dr. Bethany Ranes

Research scientist

Board-certified clinical health psychologist, with expertise in pediatric and pain psychology. She works closely with children and families and a multidisciplinary team of clinicians to help with pain coping.

Grace Kao, PhD, MEd, ABPP.

Pediatric Pain Psychologist

Clara - High Energy Zoomies Champion.
Piplet - Leader of the Pack, small but determined.
Schöggi - Zen Master expert at napping and feet sleeping.


Chief Comfort Officers

Our Advisors

We have enlisted an Advisory Board comprised of global experts in pediatric pain and the Digital Health ecosystem.

Clinical Advisors

Elisha Peterson MD FAAP FASA

Director of Chronic Pain at Children’s National

Bianca Quiñonez-Perez, MD

Attending Physician, Care for Children with Medical Complexity

Brenna Morse PhD, FNP-BC, NCSN, CNE, PMGT-BC

Associate Professor at Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences

Begoña Nafria Escalera

Patient Engagement Expert in Pediatrics at Hospital Sant Joan de Déu

Sergi Navarro Vilarrubí

Head of Palliative Care and Complex Chronic Patient Unit at Sant Joan de Déu

Renae Beaumont PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychology in Clinical Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine

Business Advisors

Sarah Van Hellerberg – Fisher

Venture Builder | Impact Driven Investor

Jeff Weness

Head of Digital Opportunities and BI at Otsuka

Chandana Fitzgerald

CEO at HealthXL

Tim Jurgens

Co-Founder & General Manager at SeedLink

Chiara Diana

Chief Design Officer, Europe at Frog

Jorge Juan Fernández

Senior Executive Director. HealthTech | Digital Health

Jochen Hurlebaus, Ph.D., MBA

Digital Health Innovation Leader

Board of Directors

Robert Garber

Partner at 7WireVentures

Steve Seuntjens

Partner at Phs

Francesca Wuttke

CEO and Founder of nen