Casambi appoints Mark McClear as North American GM

Feb. 22, 2022
Casambi reinforces commitment to US lighting market with appointment of LED industry veteran for North America.

Espoo, Finland – February 22, 2022: Global smart lighting control company Casambi announced today the appointment of Mark McClear as its new General Manager for North America in a move to expand operations in the region. He will be based out of Casambi’s North American headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia.

Mark is an important figure in the LED and SSL sectors having previously held numerous high-profile positions, including Vice President Global Sales at LED manufacturer, Cree, Chief Operating Officer at BIOS Lighting, and having led the LED components business as President of North America for Seoul Semiconductor. 

Commenting on the appointment, Kari Mettälä, CEO, Casambi Technologies said: ‘Mark is a popular leading authority with an unmatched understanding of the smart lighting movement. His unique knowledge gained over decades working at the heart of the industry will undoubtedly accelerate our plans to expand Casambi’s global footprint. Mark will grow Casambi into the leading US wireless lighting control provider.’

Mark McClear commented: ‘Wireless control is the next big leap forward for the lighting industry. Casambi’s open ecosystem architecture is a generation ahead of the proprietary legacy systems currently on the market. Together with the US Team, we will provide service and support, and expand Casambi’s commercial network across North America.’

Interested parties should reach out to Mark:

Mark McClear, General Manager, [email protected], +1-919-308-1749

About Casambi 

Casambi is changing the way people and businesses light their surroundings. Since 2011, the Finland-based company has established itself as the leading producer of wireless lighting control systems, using technology based on Bluetooth Low Energy. A dynamic user experience, excellent reliability, and unparalleled performance are already enjoyed via hundreds of third-party ecosystem providers. Casambi’s technology can be integrated into anything from individual lighting fixture controls to industrial-scale solutions with cloud-based remote control, monitorin, and data logging.


Joonas Rinne

VP Marketing, Casambi


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