Munich 22 September 2014 – Start-up expert becomes new CEO of EnOcean GmbH

Dr. Wald Siskens joins the world leader in energy harvesting wireless technology as Chief Executive Officer – EnOcean today announced the appointment of Dr. Wald Siskens as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). In this position, he will further develop EnOcean’s business in line with the company’s long-term growth strategy for the core markets of building automation and smart home. With Wald Siskens, EnOcean has gained an expert in managing innovative technical start-ups. He succeeds Laurent Giai-Miniet who left to pursue other interests in the high-tech sector.

Before joining EnOcean, Dr. Wald Siskens held the position of CEO at the Munich-based company BEKON, the leading provider of dry anaerobic digestion technology for biowaste in Europe. To support global expansion, Wald installed a highly profitable technology provider business model, demonstrated with two projects secured in the USA. Wald joined BEKON in late 2012 from a position as executive in residence at Kleiner Perkins (KP), the largest investor in BEKON.

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