Evert Schaeffer has over 18 years of experience in Global Product Management and Business development roles, both in business to consumer as business to business domains. Currently he is heading the Product Management team Hue System for Philips Home Systems. In this role he is responsible for the key system components behind the revolutionary internet of things lighting system, Philips Hue.
Company Profile (Philips)
Royal Philips is a diversified health and well-being company, focused on improving people's lives through meaningful innovation in the areas of Healthcare, Consumer Lifestyle and Lighting. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips posted 2014 sales of EUR 21.4 billion and employs approximately 108,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries.
The company is a leader in cardiac care, acute care and home healthcare, energy efficient lighting solutions and new lighting applications, as well as male shaving and grooming and oral healthcare.