Felix is our founder and CEO. He is responsible for setting the strategy in both business and technology. Born an entrepreneur, Felix founded his first company in 2012, while he was studying at the ETH Zurich. With a deep technological background, he saw opportunity in providing a revolutionary solution in the IoT space and founded Smart Home Technology in 2014, which later pivoted into what is now qiio.
Philippe oversees qiio’s engineering and product development from our head office in Zurich. Prior to joining qiio, he has led engineering teams in NA and Europe for over 20 years in renewable energies, software development, cloud computing, and system architecture & security. Most recently, Philippe served as CTO for Ampard AG (acquired by ENECO in 2018), leading their technology development efforts from an early stage.
Chun plans and manages all marketing programs, strategies and tactics to increase the brand awareness of qiio and its product. Before joining qiio in 2016, Chun has obtained her master's degree from ETH Zurich. Throughout the years, Chun has contributed to qiio's growth in diverse areas, including administration, finance, recruiting and sales.
Solomon is responsible for managing strategic partnerships and channel sales for qiio, based out of qiio's US office in Miami. His experience has been working in both Fortune 500 and SME commercial units, developing enterprise-level partnership agreements with companies like Amazon, Shell, and Manpower. Solomon is a product of Florida State University’s professional selling program and is able to bring a value-based approach to qiio’s commercial activities.
Akira is our Application Manager. He manages new implementations, formulates the perfect match with customers’ needs and guarantees delivery at the highest standards. Prior to joining qiio, Akira acquired expertise and experience in R&D, product and project management, operations, lean production as well as in sales while working among others with ABB.