Leadership

Board of Directors

Stephan Litjens

Nokia
Board Chair

Stephan Litjens serves as the MulteFire Alliance Board Chair and is the GM of Digital Automation at Nokia.

Derek Peterson

Boingo
Board Member

Derek Peterson, Ph.D., is Chief Technology Officer for Boingo Wireless.

Belal Hamzeh

CableLabs
Board Member

Belal Hamzeh is the VP of Wireless Technologies R&D at CableLabs.

Gösta Lemne

Ericsson
Board Member

Gösta Lemne is the Director of Business Development with Ericsson.

Said Tatesh

Huawei
Board Member

Said Tatesh is a Senior Director of Strategy & Standards, Huawei EU.

Geng Wu

Intel
Board Member

Dr. Geng Wu is an Intel Fellow and Chief Technologist for wireless standards in the Platform Engineering Group at Intel Corporation.

Ed Tiedemann

Qualcomm
Board Member

Dr. Edward G. Tiedemann, Jr. is a Qualcomm Fellow and a Senior Vice President of Engineering of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Yoshioki Chika

SoftBank
Board Member

Yoshioki Chika is the Senior Director of the Solution Strategy Office at SoftBank.

Executive Committee

Mazen Chmaytelli

President

Mazen Chmaytelli serves as President of the MulteFire Alliance and is Senior Director of Business Development for Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Outi Niemi

Secretary

Outi Niemi serves as Secretary for the MulteFire Alliance and Director Operations Management, Digital Automation, Nokia.

Tatiana Stolyarenkova

Treasurer

Tatiana Stolyarenkova serves as the MulteFire Alliance Treasurer and is the Senior Business Controller at Nokia.

Working Groups

Asimakis Kokkos

Technical Specification Working Group Chair

Asimakis Kokkos serves as the MulteFire Alliance Technical Specification Working Group Chair and is Head of Industry Environment Strategy at Nokia.

Dr. Wu Rong Zhang

Technical Specification Working Group Vice Chair

Dr. Wu Rong Zhang acts as the MulteFire Alliance Technical Specification Working Group Vice Chair and is Principal System Engineer at Huawei Technologies.

György Wolfner

End-to-End Architecture Working Group Chair

György Wolfner currently serves as End-to-End Architecture Working Group Chair for the MulteFire Alliance and is the Senior System Specification Engineer at Nokia.

Dr. Huaning Niu

Radio Working Group Chair

Dr. Huaning Niu is the Radio Working Group Chair and is a Principle Engineer for Wireless Standards in Technology, Systems Architecture & Client Group (TSCG) at Intel Corporation.

Yun Xiang

SON Working Group Chair

Yun Xiang currently acts as the SON Working Group Chair for the MulteFire Alliance and is the Vice Research Director of Baicells.

Rasmus Hellberg

Marketing Working Group Chair

Rasmus Hellberg serves as the Marketing Working Group Chair for the MulteFire Alliance and is the Senior Director of Technical Marketing at Qualcomm.

Scott Fischel

Certification Working Group Chair

Scott Fischel is the Certification Working Group Chair and is Director of Technical Standards at Qualcomm.

Dr. Yi Shi

Industry Working Group Chair

Dr. Yi Shi is the Industry Working Group Chair and is Senior Engineer at Huawei Technologies.