BOSTON and LONDON, Nov. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CIMCON Lighting, Inc., the world's leading provider of software powered LED controllers and Internet of Things (IoT) enabled Smart City lighting management solution, today announced the appointment of Santhana Krishnan as President effective immediately. Krishnan will be responsible for the company's sales and marketing, including managed IoT services, Lighting-as-a-Service and expanding its Smart City solution portfolio. Krishnan brings with him over 20 years' experience in IT infrastructure management software, managed services and Software-as-a-Service, most recently at CA Technologies where he managed strategy, business development and M&A for a $300M business unit. Previously, Krishnan was Founder and CEO of InteQ, a pioneer in managed services which remotely managed mission-critical IT infrastructure for xSPs and enterprise organizations located in over 90 countries. Prior to InteQ, he worked at HP and IBM. "Rapid urbanization is forcing cities to consider IoT and Smart City technologies, and CIMCON is well positioned to be the foundation for connected cities," said Anil Agrawal, Founder and CEO. "We are delighted to have Santhana join the CIMCON team. His experience coupled with industry insight and vision will be a tremendous asset in accelerating the company's growth by further developing and commercializing compelling Smart City applications." "I am very happy to be joining CIMCON at such an exciting time for the company as it continues to expand its global presence," said Santhana Krishnan, President. "There is a tremendous opportunity to deliver IoT enabled applications that empower cities and utility providers to capitalize on the Smart City movement."