CTO, Real Wireless
Simon takes responsibility for the overall technology offering and strategy of Real Wireless. Through its expert Advisors Real Wireless works with clients in the creation of wireless technologies, their deployment and optimal use. Prior to Real Wireless Simon worked at NEC Corporation leading developments of emerging global market product strategies, portfolio alignment, and innovation programmes including early 5G, Cities and IoT business. With a primary focus on infrastructure and network edge technologies he represented NEC in joint ventures developing 3G and 4G global market products; working in various Systems, Consulting and development project management roles including Steering roles in LSTI and NGMN for early LTE Proof of Concept and Trials. He is the Innovation Manager for the 5G-PPP project 5G-NORMA which develops enabling technologies, architectures, and economic insights for 5G.