MEF Leadership

The industry-leading Board of Directors and passionate subject-matter experts driving MEF’s committees and projects.

Business-driven Industry Collaboration

MEF has a long history of industry collaboration to solve shared business challenges, which is engrained in MEF’s mission and organizational structure. The member-elected, business-focused Board of Directors helps to reinforce the membership’s direction to deliver measurable value to the industry and its stakeholders. The merit-based appointment of technology specialists leads the cross-domain and cross-geographic collaboration within MEF’s committees.

Board of Directors | MEF Officers | Committee Leadership

 

Board of Directors

MEF Officer

Nan Chen

President, MEF

Head of The One Network at Ericsson

Nan Chen

MEF Officer

Aamir Hussain

Chairman, MEF

Chief Product Officer,
Verizon Business

Aamir Hussain

MEF Officer

Robert Victor

Treasurer, MEF

Senior Vice President of Product Management,
Comcast Business

Bob Victor

Frederick Chui

Director, MEF

Chief Commercial Officer,
PCCW Global

Frederick Chui

Andrew Dugan

Director, MEF

Chief Technology Officer,
Lumen

Andrew Dugan

Shawn Hakl

Advisory Director, MEF

Partner, 5G Strategy,
Microsoft

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Mo Katibeh

Director, MEF

Chief Product & Platform Officer,
AT&T Business

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Daniele Mancuso

Director, MEF

Chief Marketing Solutions & Business Development Officer,
Sparkle Group

Daniele Mancuso

Franck Morales

Director, MEF

Vice President, Connectivity Services,
Orange Business Services

Franck Morales

Ralph Santitoro

Founding Member, Distinguished Fellow, Director, MEF

Head of Digital Services,
Fujitsu Network Communications

Ralph Santitoro

Mirko Voltolini

Director, MEF

Global Head of Network on Demand,
Colt Technology Services

Mirko Voltolini

Jeremy Wubs

Director, MEF

Senior Vice President, Marketing for Bell Business Markets,
Bell Canada

Jeremy Wubs

MEF Officers

Daniel Bar-Lev

VP Strategic Programs, Business Development EMEA,
MEF

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Pascal Menezes

Chief Technology Officer,
MEF

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Kevin Vachon

Chief Operating Officer,
MEF

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Committee Leadership

MEF work is developed through four distinct but collaborative committees.

Digital Services Committee & Co-chairs

Leading the MEF services standards work, including underlay connectivity services and overlay services, the services committee aligns with the Services pillar of our MEF 3.0 Global Services Framework.

Digital Services

Charles Eckel

Global Technology Standards,
Cisco

Digital Services

Mark Gibson

Director of Product Management,
Ciena

Digital Services

Jessy Rouyer

Standardisation Specialist, Optical Networking Product Line Management,
Nokia

Digital Services

Jason Wolfe

Sr. Network Architect,
Bell Canada

LSO Committee & Co-chairs

Leading the MEF LSO API standards work including East-West and North-South APIs and modeling. The LSO committee aligns with the LSO API pillar of our MEF 3.0 Global Services Framework.

LSO

Michael Kearns

Co-founder & Chief Strategy Officer,
Amartus

LSO

Karthik Sethuraman

Principal Software & SDN Architect,
NEC/Netcracker

LSO

Laurent Sevette

Senior Director Architecture and Engineering,
Lumen

Test & Certification Committee & Co-chairs

Leading the MEF certification standards work including both company-based certifications for services and technology as well as the professional certifications program. The certification committee aligns with the certification pillar of our MEF 3.0 Global Services Framework.

Test & Certification

Divesh Gupta

VP, New Technology & Sales Operations,
PCCW Global

Test & Certification

Greg Spear

Accedian

Test & Certification

Kevin Vachon

Chief Operating Officer,
MEF

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