Icron's Management Team
The core group that leads the company has extensive experience in all aspects of Icron’s business activities:
President and Chief Executive Officer
Robert Haefling brings to Icron over 25 years of experience in the semiconductor industry in Fortune 100 and high-growth companies in North America and Europe. Prior to joining Icron Technologies, he was the Vice President and General Manager for ST Microelectronics’ TV, Monitor and DisplayPort Division. Before joining ST Microelectronics, Mr. Haefling held senior management positions including CEO of Meridian Audio; a U.K. based high-end developer and manufacturer of audio and video products, and he served as the Senior Vice President and General Manager of Genesi Microchip’s DisplayPort and Monitor division. While at Genesis, he also held the position of Vice President of Corporate Marketing and General Manager of Genesis Microchip’s Faroudja division. Prior to Genesis, Mr. Haefling worked for Sage as Vice President of Business Development for the Video Division and oversaw sales and marketing for the Systems Business Group. He joined Genesis Microchip as a result of Sage’s acquisition in March 2002. Prior to that, he has held executive managerial, sales and marketing positions at technology companies including Bell Microproducts and Texas Instruments.
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President, Finance
Todd Hamel is a former Controller of ADC Mobile Systems, San Diego and PCS Solutions of Vancouver, both affiliates of ADC Telecommunication Inc. in Minneapolis. He has held various finance positions with Glenayre Technologies, both in the US and Canada.
Mr. Hamel holds a Certified Management Accounting designation.
Chief Technology Officer
As Chief Technology Officer, Sukhdeep Hundal is responsible for the company’s technology development strategy to drive new product development roadmap. Mr. Hundal has been involved with the design and development of technology products for over 20 years, holding various key management positions at Vtech and Sierra Wireless prior to joining Icron in 2008, significantly contributing to the growth of these companies. At Vtech, Mr. Hundal served as Technology Director leading multidisciplinary teams for a wide range of wireless, video, voice, multimedia and networking product developments.
Mr. Hundal’s background includes a Masters Degree in Communications & Radio Engineering from King’s College, University of London, UK and a Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Electrical Communications from Punjab University, India.
Vice President of Marketing
As Icron’s VP of Marketing, Mr. Antonelli is responsible for the company’s global marketing strategy, including product management, product marketing and corporate marketing. He brings over 20 years of experience in strategic marketing, product marketing and product development. Prior to joining Icron, he held senior marketing roles at TELUS, Sierra Wireless, and Rogers Communications.
Mr. Antonelli holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Marketing and Communication from Simon Fraser University.
Vice President of Sales
As Vice President of Sales, Mr. Wigboldus is accountable for growing Icron’s global revenue and ensuring overall customer satisfaction. He is responsible for the development and management of the company’s direct and channel sales, customer support and building new partnerships.
An entrepreneurial veteran of the technology industry, Mr. Wigboldus brings over 25 years of sales, marketing and business development experience to this role. Prior to Icron, he worked at Allstream, Counterpath and Sutus. He was a senior leader and founder at ADZILLA new media and held sales leadership and operational roles at Voyus, C1 Communications, MetroNet, AT&T International and TELUS.
Mr. Wigboldus holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of British Columbia and participated in the Sales and Marketing program at the British Columbia Institute of Technology.