Michael (Mike) Murphy is Head of Technology for Global 5G activities. In this capacity, Mike is responsible for supporting customer engagements, influencing corporate strategy and developing 5G product roadmaps. As such, Mike is a key presenter for 5G and other visionary topics.
Mike joined Nokia in 2005 as Japan country manager, in support of Softbank’s emergence and 3G growth in Japan. He then took on the role of Head of Technology for the Asia-Pacific region, and was most recently the Head of Technology for North America.
Prior to joining Nokia, Mike held several senior roles in Nortel, including Senior Vice President for WCDMA R&D, and subsequently, leader of the Asia-Pacific wireless business.
Mike has a master’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Waterloo in Canada. He has lived in Canada, China, France, Japan, Korea, Thailand, Turkey, and is now based in the United States. Mike is fluent in English and French. He is a semi-professional photographer and holds a black belt in Tae Kwon Do.