Shahar SteiffAVP new technology, at PCCW Global
Shahar has joined PCCW Global in 2001 and has served in various sales, pre-sales product development and management roles. In his current assignment Shahar explores the applicability of new technologies to PCCW Global’s current and future product portfolio. Shahar represents PCCW Global in numerous Standard bodies such as MEF, ITU-T, ETSI, NGMN and i3forum with focus on inter-carrier operation standardization. In recent years Shahar has been involved in several Blockchain initiatives in the telecom arena, including a successful PoC introducing Blockchain to wholesale voice settlements, and an initial study of the use of Blockchain in data-on-demand automation.
In his role at the Technical team at the GLF blockchain sub committee, Shahar is currently leading standardization efforts on use of Blockchain to develop the future BSS/OSS platforms.