About the Company
BuildingIQ (ASX:BIQ) helps building owners and operators worldwide lower energy use, increase building operations efficiency and tenant comfort. BuildingIQ builds services and solutions based on a core set of technologies incorporated into its platform and methodology —data analytics, modeling and optimization technologies, purpose-built applications, and human-powered, technology-enabled managed services. The company’s services deliver value to building owners and operators at any stage of a building’s lifecycle.
Our unique five-pillared approach incorporates the best of Internet of Things solutions with none of their inherent drawbacks.
Investors in BuildingIQ include the Venture Capital unit of Siemens Financial Services, Aster Capital —backed by Schneider Electric, Alstom and Solvay, Paladin Capital, Exto Partners, and the Energy Division of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO).
Part of BuildingIQ solutions use technology originally developed by CSIRO, Australia’s national lab and inventor of WiFi. Over 50 years of R&D were invested in creating the optimization technology that BuildingIQ engineers continue to improve every day.
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Michael Nark – President and CEO
Michael Nark brings over 25 years of experience in software and technology-enabled service delivery businesses. He recently served as President and CEO of Power Analytics. He has a proven track record of building successful, efficient organizations and experience in leading companies to profitable growth. Prior to Power Analytics he was President and CEO of Prenova, an energy management services provider to the C&I marketplace where he led the business to triple digit growth. Prior to Prenova, he served as President and CEO of GEOCOMtms, a fleet management software provider to the oil and gas industry. Michael holds a B.S. in Engineering from Miami University.
Steve Nguyen – VP of Product and Marketing
Steve Nguyen leads product and marketing at BuildingIQ to bring a suite of cloud-based energy intelligence service to the commercial, healthcare, education, and other building markets. Steve joined BuildingIQ from Bidgely, where he ran marketing and helped utilities to better engage consumers with their energy use through the power of disaggregation. Prior to Bidgely, he ran corporate marketing and embedded solutions product marketing at IoT pioneer Echelon – helping shape the market for today’s smart buildings and early markets for smart homes and the smart grid. Steve helped introduced the world’s first 1:1 motion tracking controller for 3D immersive virtual reality gaming and created a multi-author, multi-threaded writing platform. He holds a B.S. from Brandeis University and M.B.A. from Boston College.
Adam Benson – VP Engineering
Adam brings an extensive background in developing and commercializing innovative technology. At the company he is responsible for the R&D and IT technology teams. Previously, Adam held leadership positions at technology giants including Oracle, Towers Watson and OpenTV. At OpenTV, his leadership was instrumental in the commercialization of early SaaS-based transaction and management systems for the digital media space. Adam has a BA in Computer Science from Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia.
Dave McCroskey – VP of Global Operations
Dave McCroskey is the VP of Global Operations for BuildingIQ. Dave is a 25 year Silicon Valley based executive with an extensive international Customer Success and Operations experience base. Dave’s most recent experience was with a SaaS mobile software management company, where he led their global customer operations. Prior to that he held executive technical services and operational roles at Pillar Data systems, Network Appliance, Silicon Graphics, MIPS Computer Systems and Lockheed Martin Aerospace where he built global delivery and professional services teams that delivered world class value. Dave has a Bachelor of Science - Finance from San Jose State University.