Jon Parrish, PhD

Chief Corporate Development Officer

Merz Aesthetics


Dr. Parrish leads the corporate development strategy and operations for Merz Aesthetics.

Since joining Merz in 2009, Dr. Parrish has worked in a variety of sales, marketing and business/corporate development roles, including an international assignment at Merz headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany.

Prior to joining Merz, Dr. Parrish was a consultant at Navigant Consulting (formerly Easton Associates) and a research scientist at Cephalon, Inc. (acquired by Teva Ltd.). Most recently, he led the skincare and inside sales teams, as well as the Merz customer service and project management functions for Merz North America.

Dr. Parrish holds a master’s degree from Cornell University and a doctorate in organic chemistry from the University of California, Santa Barbara.