November 28, 2016

The Board of Directors

The Board of Directors


David Edwards – Board Member

Dave has experienced a long career in the telecom industry for both operators and suppliers. He is the founder and CEO of various start-ups, including Aethos Communication Systems which was acquired by Logica in 1998.


Andreas Hipp – Board Member

Andreas was the Founder and Group CEO of Epsilon Global Communications, which includes Epsilon service provider and Cataleya technology businesses. During his 18 years in the global telecoms community he has contributed to the evolution of the international markets and technologies, creating innovative businesses, and disruptive business models. He loves technology but people even more and what technology can or must do for them.


Bill Best – Advisory Board Member

Bill has 40+ years experience in telecommunications  and 30 years of that is in mobile. He has served as CTO of the GSM Association, FirstMark Communications & one2one (now T-Mobile UK/EE). Bill holds Board Advisory roles in a number of mobile start-ups. He also serves as Chair of Judges for the GSMA Global Mobile Awards. Bill is a former VC firm partner, specializing in mobile investments.


Bill McGee – Advisory Board Member

Bill has enjoyed a 20-year career in investment banking followed by a 17-year career in corporate development (M&A) with technology companies (EDS & Syniverse Technologies). He retired from Syniverse in April 2013 and shifted his focus to serving on the board of companies, providing consulting services to companies (M&A, raising capital, global business expansion, etc.) and mentoring college students interested in working in the financial securities industry.


Scott Kinnear – Advisory Board Member

Scott is a technologist, entrepreneur and leader with over 30 years of experience in high tech. He began his career as a software engineer and was recruited as a founding team member of Citrix  from where he quickly climbed into executive positions. His is the co-founder Myxer, a streaming internet radio company, which is actively involved with multiple South Florida start-ups at the FAU Tech Runway. Myxer specializes in the early strategic stages, operations planning, funding planning and execution, and business modeling/operational marketing execution.