VP Z-Wave, Sigma Designs
Raoul Wijgergangs joined Zensys, the founding company of Z-Wave, in 2004, pioneering the U.S. IoT smart-home market, building not only a new company, but an industry at the same time. Zensys was acquired by Sigma Designs in 2008. Prior to Zensys, Mr. Wijgergangs worked at Philips for 10 years and held key positions such as senior director of global sales and marketing for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, and helped founding Arcadyan, a Philips joint venture with Accton. He holds a Bachelor’s of Engineering in computer science and an M.B.A. from the University of Twente in the Netherlands.