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

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Nan Chen

President, MEF

Head of The One Network,
Ericsson

Nan Chen

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Aamir Hussain

Chairman, MEF

Chief Product Officer and Senior VP,
Verizon Business Group

Aamir Hussain

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Bob 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

Director, MEF

VP, 5G Strategy,
Microsoft

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Daniele Mancuso

Director, MEF

SVP Chief Product Management,
Sparkle

Franck Morales

Director, MEF

Vice President, Connectivity Services,
Orange Business Services

Franck Morales

Rasesh Patel

Director, MEF

EVP, Chief Product & Platform Officer,
AT&T Business

Mirko Voltolini

Director, MEF

VP, Innovation,
Colt Technology Services

Mirko Voltolini

Jeremy Wubs

Director, MEF

SVP, Product, Marketing and Professional Services 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,
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Committee Leadership

MEF work is developed through four distinct but collaborative committees.

Commercial and Business Committee & Co-chairs

Leading the work of MEF to enable new revenue streams, improve operational efficiencies, and better customer experience through automation and streamlining of inter-provider activities.

Commercial and Business

Luca Cardone

Head of Marketing & Sales Operations,
Retelit

Commercial and Business

Sean Chen

Director, Wholesale Technology and Operations,
Rogers Wholesale Solutions

Commercial and Business

Mohit Manral

Global Product Manager,
Colt

Commercial and Business

Laurent Sevette

Senior Director Architecture and Engineering,
Lumen

Digital Services Committee & Co-chairs

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

Digital Services

Chris Purdy

Head of Service Assurance Strategy,
Spirent Communications

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

Stephen Poteat

Product Development and Operations,
Verizon Business

LSO

Karthik Sethuraman

Principal Software Architect,
NEC/Netcracker

Test and 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 Test and Certification committee aligns with the certification pillar of our MEF 3.0 Global Services Framework.

Test & Certification

Charles Eckel

Global Technology Standards,
Cisco

Test & Certification

Divesh Gupta

VP, New Technology & Sales Operations,
PCCW Global

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