CIVIQ Smartscapes names new president

CIVIQ Smartscapes, a JMC Capital Partners portfolio company, has appointed Erwin Rezelman as its new president, the company said.

CIVIQ Smartscapes is transforming urban landscapes around the world with its connected Smartscape technology.

The company recently launched the LinkNYC initiative along with partners Intersection and Qualcomm, which will create the world´s largest and fastest municipal Wi-Fi network.

Erwin brings over 23 years of global business experience to the role. Prior to CIVIQ Smartscapes, Erwin was the President and CEO of Urban Integrated Inc., providing integrated smart city data solutions. He also spent 15 years with SAP and established SAP Labs in China and Latin America. His last role was as President of SAP Labs Latin America and member of the SAP Senior Leadership Team.

CIVIQ Smartscapes designs, manufactures and integrates turnkey interactive smart city communications solutions that provide access to and enhance public information, commerce, safety and efficiency to create “Smartscapes” — the future of intelligent urban infrastructure. CIVIQ is a portfolio company of JMC Capital Partners.

Founded in 1999, JMC has adhered to a consistent approach and strategy focused around driving value through operational and strategic excellence in industrial product and industrial technology focused companies. The Partners come from operating backgrounds and have executed this strategy as owners and operators as well as investors. JMC has developed a proven track record of returns by streamlining the process, focusing on the important outcomes, and providing rapid and timely transactions.