Friso started his own company in online advertising management software in 1999, which he sold in 2004. During his career in corporate finance at ABN AMRO (2004-2010), he advised on numerous M&A, delisting transactions and IPOs in the Netherlands. Friso has always been active as a (listed and non-listed) private investor.
Friso holds a Masters degree in Chemical Engineering from the Technical University of Delft and a Masters degree from the Erasmus University in Rotterdam (Drs.Ir.). Friso played field hockey on a national level and for the Dutch National youth team.