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First Name
Babak
 
Last Name
Jafarian
 
Title
Sir Director 5G ANR Product Management
 
Interests Science and Technology  
Biography
Babak is a 25 years veteran executive of the wireless and telecommunications industry. His in-depth understanding of current mobile technologies, together with his awareness in diverse environment is grounded in two decades of first-hand experience in working for mobile operators and vendors across the world. Directly involved in standardization efforts and product developments for 3G and 4G systems, Babak is now Sr Director of Product Marketing leading 5G strategy efforts at Parallel Wireless Inc, one of the leaders of open virtualized RAN. Prior to joining Parallel Wireless, Babak served as the Vice President of Engineering at Skyriver Communications, the largest fixed wireless service provider in California. He served as the Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer at Ortiva Wireless, a leading mobile TV platform provider. Before Ortiva, he led the Network Solutions Group at Wireless Facilities, Inc. and held various management roles at Motorola and O2 in Great Britain. Babak earned a Ph.D. in electronic and electrical engineering from King's College London and an MBA from the London School of Economics.
 
LinkedIn Profile URL LinkedIn  
Skills Computer Networks, Telecommunications, Computer Software, Mobile Computing, Embedded Devices, Information Theory, Radio Frequency (RF), Signal Processing, Wireless and Sensor Networks, Commercial Internet  

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