Timo JokiahoChief Technologist, Global Telco Ecosystem at Red Hat
Timo Jokiaho is Chief Technologist - Global Telco Ecosystem at Red Hat, focusing on network
functions virtualisation (NFV). He works with service providers, network equipment providers,
system integrators and independent software vendors to progress the NFV agenda in the
industry. Special focus on disaggregated RAN (Radio Access Networks).
Previously Jokiaho led software technology planning in Huawei Technologies, focusing on the
base platform domain (operating systems, virtualization, and telco cloud), and also planning for
terminal software platform, including Android and some experimental technologies. Jokiaho also
led Samsung’s device software R&D in Finland, and prior to this, he led the Strategy,
Technology & Architecture section at Nokia and Nokia Siemens Networks.