Raoul Wijgergangs is Vice President Z-Wave Business Unit for Sigma Designs. A veteran in the Smart Home IoT industry Mr. Wijgergangs joined Zensys, the founding company of Z-Wave, in 2004, pioneering the US 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 ten years and held key positions, including 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 Bachelors of Engineering in Computer Science and an M.B.A. from the University of Twente in the Netherlands.