Wirepas, a leading mesh network technology provider, has appointed Gary Huang as the new SVP and General Manager for Asia Pacific. Gary is an experienced leader with experience in engineering, business architecture, marketing and sales operations. He is an accomplished international executive with a strong record with both fast-growth technologies, as well as high-impact turnarounds in corporate structures.
He is joining Wirepas after various senior management roles in Maxim Integrated Products, Silicon Lab, NXP, ST-NXP, ST-Ericsson, ST-Micro, IDEMIA and most recently, P2i, where he held the position of Chief Operating Officer in charge of global sales and marketing.
“The adoption of IoT technologies is growing fast in APAC with China projected to be the biggest IoT market going forward. At the same time the region is very open and willing to adopt new technologies and develop new products and solutions with competitive advantage. With the coverage of APAC, Wirepas operates truly in the global market and gives great opportunities for its ecosystem. It is great to have Gary and his comprehensive experience on the team to help build our presence in APAC.”, says Teppo Hemiä, the CEO at Wirepas.
“With my background in RF subsystem design, telecommunication, semiconductor etc. combined with my global leadership experience, I am confident I can contribute in the next step for Wirepas. My focus is in Asia by catering to our existing Asia Pacific partners and creating new business, but additionally help the company to reach our common goals on a global level.“, says Gary Huang, the new SVP and General Manager at Wirepas.
- Sebastian Linko, Vice President, Marketing, Communications and Investor Relations
+358 (0)40 023 6607, sebastian.linko(at)wirepas.com
Wirepas Mesh enables wireless IoT networking at massive scale. It is a de-centralized IoT network protocol that can be used to connect, locate and identify lights, sensors, beacons, assets, machines and meters in cities, buildings, industry, logistics and energy – with unprecedented scale, density, flexibility and reliability. It can be used on any radio hardware and on any frequency band. Wirepas has its headquarters in Tampere, Finland and offices in Australia, France, Germany, India, South Korea, the UK and the United States.