Andrew Johnson founded Gooee in 2014. As CEO, he oversees the business’s strategy, product development and ideation.
A highly successful, serial entrepreneur with a track record of adopting transformational, disruptive technology in its early stages, Johnson established Gooee with a vision of creating a full-stack, controllable, energy-saving M2M and IoT lighting ecosystem focused on design, engineering and supply of hardware, software and data management components across the LED lighting value chain.
Utilising his 25 years of product innovation, marketing experience and working alongside co-founders Neil Salt and Simon Coombes, Johnson has built Gooee into a thriving, high-growth technology business with an international reputation for industry-leading innovation in the IoT-enabled smart building space.
Johnson continues to serve as Group Chairman and CEO at Aurora Lighting, a business he founded in 1999 and has grown into the only vertically-integrated, LED organisation in the world with manufacturing facilities in China and the UK. Powered by Gooee technology, smart lighting is an essential part of Aurora’s growth strategy.
Johnson holds a bachelor’s degree in Marketing & Sales Management, a postgraduate degree in Marketing and is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing.