Wim is responsible for building programs on smartness and connectivity across Philips that serve as a foundation for digital transformation. During his time at Philips, Wim has in innovation management roles for industries including healthcare, consumer electronics, semiconductors, and digital networks. He has participated in management teams responsible for businesses varying in size from small startups to mature and highly profitable enterprises.
Over the past 37 years, Wim has led business innovation in multi-site, multi-country R&D organizations covering several technology domains, including: IC’s, hardware, software, systems, mechatronics, X-ray, medical instruments, IT integration , data analytics, AI, AR/VR , clinical solutions covering cardiology, oncology, and neuro.
Besides a successful career in R&D and business management in multiple businesses, Wim has expertise in business development, marketing, venturing, and M&A processes.