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Wireless Influencers Board of Advisors Announced

SAN FRANCISCO, February 2, 2016 – Rutberg & Company is honored to announce the 2016 Board of Advisors for Rutberg & Company’s Wireless Influencers, which takes place October 23 - 25 at Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes, California. 2016 Members include:

Vivek Badrinath, Deputy CEO, Accor
Stewart Butterfield, CEO, Slack
Michel Combes, CEO Nmericable-SFR; Former CEO, Alcatel-Lucent
Ronan Dunne, CEO, Telefonica 02 UK
Julius Genachowski, Former Chairman, FCC and Managing Director, The Carlyle Group
Steve Girsky, Former Vice Chairman, General Motors
Dan Hesse, Former CEO, Sprint
Philipp Humm, Former CEO, Vodafone Europe
Sanjay Jha, Former Chairman and CEO, Motorola Mobility and CEO, GlobalFoundries
Jud Linville, CEO, Citi Cards
Dick Lynch, Former CTO, Verizon Communications and President, FB Associates
Scott McGregor, Former President and CEO, Broadcom
Dan Mead, Former President and CEO, Verizon Wireless
Rene Obermann, Former CEO, Deutsche Telekom
Seizo Onoe, EVP, CTO, and MD, Research & Development Center, NTT DOCOMO
Chamath Palihapitiya, Founder & Managing Partner, The Social+Capital Partnership
Sandi Peterson, Group Worldwide Chairman, Johnson & Johnson
Mazdack Rassi, Co-Founder and Creative Director, Milk Studios
John Ridding, CEO, Financial Times
Dan Schulman, CEO, Paypal
Ram Shriram, Managing Director, Sherpalo Ventures
Jinwoo So, President and CEO, SK Planet
Young Sohn, President and CSO, Samsung Electronics
Olaf Swantee, CEO, EE
David Thodey, Former CEO, Telstra
Frits van Paasschen, Former CEO, Starwood, and Former CEO, Coors
Ashok Vaswani, CEO, Corporate and Personal Banking, Barclays
David Weiden, General Partner, Khosla Ventures

Wireless Influencers is the premier global forum for senior executives in the mobile ecosystem. Strictly limited to 500 participants, the closed-door, invitation-only, destination meeting is recognized for its exclusivity; retreat-style atmosphere; diverse, international, C-level attendee base; provocative, forward-looking content and boardroom-style discussion format; and the quality of its networking. The event is closed to the press.

To request additional information about Wireless Influencers, send an email to wi2016@rutbergco.com.

About Rutberg & Company
Rutberg & Company, LLC is a research-focused boutique investment bank founded in 2001, and is recognized as one of the preeminent thought-leaders in the mobile and wireless industry, particularly related to innovation. The Firm provides M&A advisory services to both public and private companies, and raises mid and late stage capital for leading emerging growth companies. Rutberg & Company is frequently cited in The Wall Street Journal, the Economist, Businessweek, Forbes, Fortune, Bloomberg, and Barrons. Rutberg’s conferences, including Wireless Influencers, Future:Mobile and Rutberg Summit London, are highly exclusive, by invitation-only, and attract the world’s highest profile executives in business and technology.