Salt Lake City, UT, September 9, 2021

EnOcean, a pioneer of energy harvesting wireless IoT communications, has appointed Bent Soerensen to head the North American sales team in order to further expand business opportunities in the field of building automation and solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) for the company in this region.

Bent Soerensen has more than 25 years of international sales management and business development experience, including 15 years selling wireless IoT technology and devices. This allows him to leverage on his experience and wide contact network from the residential segment to sell EnOcean’s energy harvesting wireless modules and lighting control solutions to OEM’s and integrators of building automation equipment, LED lighting, HVAC, smart homes, and industrial IoT applications.

“We are thrilled to have Bent join the EnOcean Inc sales team in this new position,”  says Raoul Wijgergangs. “With his extensive know-how of the IoT market and his deep understanding of wireless technologies and their seamless integration into building automation projects, he is the ideal person to drive EnOcean's business to the next level.”

Bent adds: “I am very excited to take on this new challenge and opportunity with EnOcean and the sales team. Digitalization is continuously demanding new, flexible, energy-efficient and cost-effective IoT solutions, and I clearly see EnOcean at the forefront of this development.”

About EnOcean

EnOcean GmbH is the pioneer of energy harvesting. Headquartered in Oberhaching, near Munich, the company delivers valuable data for the Internet of Things (IoT) with its resource-saving technology. For 20 years, EnOcean produces maintenance-free wireless switches and sensors, which gain their energy from the surrounding – from movement, light or temperature. The combination of miniaturized energy converters, ultra-low power electronics and robust radio technology based on open standards (EnOcean, Zigbee and Bluetooth®) forms the foundation for digitized buildings, services and production processes in the IoT. The self-powered solutions are used in building automation, smart homes, LED lighting control and industrial applications and thus help to optimize the CO2-footprint of buildings. As an innovation driver, EnOcean is a strong partner for more than 350 leading product manufacturers and has already succeeded more than a million buildings worldwide with energy harvesting solutions.

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