GreenPeak expands global presence with new European office in France

GreenPeak continues to add dedicated expertise and resources that will be a significant benefit to European customers.

February 1, 2013 - Utrecht, The Netherlands - GreenPeak Technologies, one of the leading semiconductor companies in low power RF-communication, in the ZigBee market segment, with a rich offering of communication solutions for Smart Home applications, today announces the establishment of a new European office in the Paris region.


"Expanding our global presence with a dedicated European office is part of our commitment to deliver superior products and service to our European based clients." says Cees Links, founder and CEO of GreenPeak Technologies. "The EU today is one of the world's largest markets and operators are keen to adopt our vision of the Smart Home and the new revenue generating services it entails. Smart Home services will generate the competitive differentiation that European operators need in a rapidly evolving global marketplace. To fully support the quickly growing demand, GreenPeak continues to add dedicated expertise and resources that will be a significant benefit to our valued European customers."

Patrick Hochez, who brings in a wealth of experience from his previous positions in leading wireless semiconductor companies, will head up the office in Paris, France.

About GreenPeak Technologies
GreenPeak Technologies is a fabless semiconductor company and is one of the leaders in the ZigBee market segment with a rich offering of semiconductor products and software technologies for Smart Home data communications and the Internet of Things.

GreenPeak is privately funded. It is headquartered in Utrecht, The Netherlands and has offices in Belgium, France, USA, Japan and Korea.

GreenPeak has won the prestigious 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Europe award and is recognized as a leader in developing new wireless technologies for consumer electronics and smart home applications, demonstrating rapid growth and adoption by major customers.

For more information, please visit www.greenpeak.com.

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