Bram van der Wal is passionate about bridging people & business opportunities with technology & platform innovation in regional and international environments.
He has extensive experience in Lean Startup within Corporate Innovation, Product Management & Development, Marketing & Business Strategy, New Business Development. Bram is an expert in the development of customer proposition strategy and a service portfolio, ensuring business value creation for clients and the delivery of outstanding customer satisfaction based on Data-Driven Business Models.
At scale-up NET2GRID Bram works as Chief Product Officer and asks very often ‘what, why and when’ to drive the central platform, analytics and hardware roadmap with the end user and the client in mind, while also guiding product development teams to deliver the best solutions accelerating the energy transition using AI and machine learning on smart meter data.
In the last 2 decades Bram has been active in the area of Smart Home, Cleantech and EnTech with focus on Digital Convergence and Data-driven Business Accelerations (Smart Energy, IoT, Smart Home hardware/services, Mobile Apps) at NET2GRID, energy supplier incumbents Essent NL and E.ON International.
Prior to switching into energy the sector he worked at consumer electronics firm Philips TV as manager Product Marketing for the EMEA region and at Philips Consumer Lifestyle Innovation in The Netherlands and India in various roles.