Weightless SIG Board Members

The work of the Weightless SIG is performed by Core Members who work within sub-groups and regularly meet for Plenary Meetings. The Weightless SIG is managed and run by the Board of the SIG, which comprises Promoter Group Members. Promoter Group Members are companies that have agreed to devote significant time and funding to the organisation.

There are currently three Promoter Group Members: Accenture, ARM and M2COMM.

  • Chairman: Aidan Quilligan
  • CEO: Professor William Webb
  • Director: Tien Haw Peng
  • Director: Andy Frame


Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients  improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 373,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.


ARM designs the technology that is at the heart of advanced digital products, from wireless, networking and consumer entertainment solutions to imaging, automotive, security and storage devices. ARM’s comprehensive product offering includes RISC microprocessors, graphics processors, video engines, enabling software, cell libraries, embedded memories, high-speed connectivity products, peripherals and development tools. Combined with comprehensive design services, training, support and maintenance, and the company’s broad Partner community, they provide a total system solution that offers a fast, reliable path to market for leading electronics companies. Visit us at www.arm.com.


Pioneering ultra-low power wireless technology, M2COMM has become a distinguished leader in the IOT wireless connectivity solution space with a myriad of successful deployments in retail, logistics and factory sectors. Based on its breakthrough cellular-inspired Platanus protocol, M2COMM’s newest LPWAN innovation, Weightless-P, provides an optimal balance of reliability, range, scalability, and power consumption. M2COMM's mission is to become a driving force for the next wave of connected “smart city” objects. M2COMM is headquartered in Hsinchu, Taiwan and has regional offices in Paris and Tokyo. Visit us at www.m2comm-semi.com.