November 18, 2015

Jussi Numminen to join Wirepas

Jussi Numminen, one of the most accomplished radio communications experts even globally speaking, has joined Wirepas as the Head of Radio Strategy and IPR.

“It is my great pleasure to welcome Jussi to Wirepas Dream Team. Jussi brings an incredible amount of knowledge and experience to the team. We wanted the best radio ecosystem expert to lead our technology strategy and IP portfolio and we got exactly that. Jussi has also been part of 3GPP development and understands how Pino is able to complement making Internet of Things happen in a real world, today and in the future”, Wirepas CEO Teppo Hemiä says.

Jussi has 30 years of experience from radio communications technology from the early days of GSM to 5G and all the stages in between. He has held several demanding positions at Nokia, ST Microelectronics, Ericsson and Microsoft.

“During the last three decades I have had the privilege to be driving a revolution in wireless communication, which truly has impacted all humans. It is now extremely interesting to join Wirepas and to be a part of yet another revolution where devices and machines will be connected. Wirepas Pino is a fascinating and unique product – it really caught my attention and interest the very first time I read about it. I have also been impressed by the success it has already enjoyed. I want to be part of the team developing the product further and making it a commercial success in the global IoT market.”, Jussi Numminen says.