Dean Sirovica is currently VP Business Development for Huawei Technologies USA. Dean is an active member of the Band of Angels, where he led the Energy and Cleantech SIG. Prior to that Dean was Managing Director of Vodafone Group R&D USA, leading Vodafone's R&D activities outside of Europe including Vodafone Ventures. Dean was founding President and Chairman of the Mobile Wireless Internet Forum. MWIF had 100 member companies working to converge mobile, fixed and internet networks. MWIF merged with OMA. Prior to Vodafone, Dean was one of four cofounders of Malibu Networks responsible for product strategy and business development. Prior to Malibu Dean was Director with Sprint PCS where he deployed Sprint’s CDMA network in Southern California & Nevada.Prior to Sprint PCS Dean was a Director at USWEST Technologies where he was responsible for wireless strategy and its integration with fixed access. Dean spent several years in academic research on communications and distributed systems. He is involved with a number of startups. Current and past Advisory Boards: Tatara Systems, Telesoft Partners, Radar Corp. Boards: MWIF, Center for Telecom Management – USC Marshall. Dean holds BSEE and PhD from the University of Sussex, UK, and MBA from Golden Gate University, San Francisco.