About us

We're on a mission to make smarter buildings, smarter equipment, and smarter IoT solutions available and easy to use for OEMs, system integrators, facilities managers and end-users.

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We use the latest technology to join forces with our ecosystem partners to accelerate the design, build and delivery of their own smarter products and services. At our core is the state-of-the-art FIN Framework software and apps that are fully-adaptable and can be seamlessly integrated.

We are proud to create value, by providing intuitive user-experience, intelligent data-management, simplified workflows and IoT enablement to improve lives, communities and places.

J2 Team

As well as having the most disruptive and innovative technology, we pride ourselves on our friendly, personal and knowledgeable service, building strong relationships, and maintaining trust and authenticity with our partners throughout our entire journey together.

With our Head Office in California and a facility in Bucharest, Romania, we are a wholly-owned subsidiary of Siemens AG, operating as an independent legal entity.

We are also a proud founder and supporter of Project Haystack.

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Meet the management team

ALEX ROHWEDER

Chief Executive Officer

ALEX ROHWEDER

Chief Executive Officer

Alex joined in 2018 from Siemens HQ and brings expertise in building automation software, corporate strategy, portfolio management and OEM sales. He embraces J2's entrepreneurial spirit and is driving J2's growth and global expansion. Outside of work Alex enjoys skiing, hiking, and travelling. 

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DAVID PACKER

Chief Finance Officer

DAVID PACKER

Chief Finance Officer

David joined J2 Innovations from Siemens US after the acquisition. He is tasked with handling all financial and accounting related topics.

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CHRIS IRWIN

Vice President Sales EMEA & VP Global Marketing

CHRIS IRWIN

Vice President Sales EMEA & VP Global Marketing

Chris joined J2 in 2018 and brings a wealth of experience in the building automation market, with skills in strategic business development and marketing. Chris is passionate about simplicity, energy saving, renewable energy and electric transport.

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JEREMY WOLFE

Vice President Sales Americas

JEREMY WOLFE

Vice President Sales Americas

Jeremy has 20+ years of industry experience as a distributor, contractor, manufacturer's representative, and as a VP of Sales and Marketing for an industry leader in controls. He brings a wealth of knowledge in business development, corporate strategy, and process driven improvement. 

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B. SCOTT MUENCH

Vice President of Customer Experience

B. SCOTT MUENCH

Vice President of Customer Experience

Scott joined J2 Innovations as a partner in 2011.  Prior to joining, Scott served as Director of Sales, Sr. Applications Engineer, and Manage of Technical Services for Tridium. He is best known as an industry expert in smart homes, smart buildings and smart device management. Scott is a past president of ASHRAE, attended Clarkson University for Mechanical Engineering, and recently graduated with a BS/Business in Organizational Innovation.

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MICHAEL ROCHELLE

Vice President Software Engineering

MICHAEL ROCHELLE

Vice President Software Engineering

Michael joined J2 Innovations as a partner in 2009. He is responsible for research and development, software architecture, organizational technology decisions, and solving significant and complex technical obstacles. Michael Rochelle is extremely passionate about pioneering technology to solve real world problems.

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MATTEO PIERONE

Global Strategy Head

MATTEO PIERONE

Global Strategy Head

Matteo has wide experience of the different technologies available in the industry and is passionate about building automation and IoT. He is well known in the Italian building automation market, and is an evangelist for Project Haystack. He is interested in utilizing technology to lower the environmental impact. 

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Ioana Petrescu

Quality & Testing Director

Ioana Petrescu

Quality & Testing Director

Ioana's journey at J2 Innovations started in 2011 and since 2013 she has been running the EMEA Office. Passionate about the best management of resources and how people can bring their best out, Ioana is leading the Quality and Testing team at J2. Smart buildings and their positive impact in today's world is just another factor that motivates Ioana on her road to the next level of excellence.

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Michael Whalen

Director of Services

Michael Whalen

Director of Services

Michael joined J2 in 2011 and became a partner shortly after. He is responsible for running both the professional services as well as the technical support. Michael enjoys helping customers and coming up with new solutions that solve problems and enhance their user experience.

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Hisham Ennarah

VP of Engineering

Hisham Ennarah

VP of Engineering

Hisham joined J2 in 2019 and brings over 22+ of software development leadership experience in IoT, big data processing, security, and SaaS solutions. Hisham is responsible for the leadership and delivery of J2 software products.
Before J2, Hisham successfully launched an IoT SaaS platform for DOOH advertising.
He's highly passionate about the role IOT will play in our connected world and how intelligence is going to be crucial for future IOT platforms.

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