Albert Rooyakkers

Albert Rooyakkers

Founder, CEO, & CTO

Bedrock Automation

Albert has 35 years of process control and semiconductor industry experience.  Before founding Bedrock Automation in 2013, he directed semiconductor sales and application development teams for Maxim Integrated, including residing in Japan as Maxim Japan Country Manager.  Prior to that, he served in various senior capacities for Invensys (now Schneider Electric) in the USA and Canada, including directing product development for DCS systems and sensors and developing the Saudi Aramco account while residing in Saudi Arabia.  Albert’s accomplishments include developing a parallel computing architecture from whiteboard to silicon, designing and testing advanced hybrid propulsion systems, and currently, as CEO and CTO, from Silicon Valley, designing and commercializing the Bedrock® cyber secure industrial control system.  Albert holds more than 100 patents and patents pending in electronics, human interface, mechanical design, system design, and cybersecurity.