Board of Directors

Ed Tiedemann

Chairman of the Board

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

Stephan Litjens

Board Member

Stephan Litjens is Head of Enterprise Solutions for Nokia Cloud & Network Services (CNS).

Francesco Militano

Board Member

Francesco Militano represents Ericsson on the Board of Directors, as well as serving as Strategic Product Manager for Ericsson’s Dedicated Networks, in Business Area Enterprise Wireless Solutions.

Said Tatesh

Board Member

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

Geng Wu

Board Member

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

Executive Committee

Outi Niemi


Outi Niemi serves as Secretary for the Alliance and Director Operations Management for Enterprise Solutions in Nokia Cloud & Network Services. 

Tatiana Stolyarenkova


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

Working Groups

Asimakis Kokkos

Technical Specification Group Chair

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

Aleksandar D. Damnjanovic

Radio Working Group Chair

Aleksandar is the Radio Working Group Chair and is Principal Engineer and Manager at Qualcomm.

György Wolfner

End-to-End Architecture Working Group Chair

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

Heather Ross-Sirola

Marketing Working Group Vice Chair

Heather Ross-Sirola is the Marketing Working Group Vice Chair and a Senior Marcomm Manager for Enterprise Solutions in Nokia Cloud & Network Services.