Profitable mobile networks anywhere
Fairwaves helps mobile operators radically widen subscriber base and boost profitability in low-income regions. With a minimal initial budget, operator could quickly roll-out his network and launch profit-generating services. Fairwaves sells equipment and provide hosted services for mobile operators.
In Fairwaves we believe that communications could be affordable for everyone and mobile networks could be profitable anywhere. We bet on a network of proven partners, the power of open-source and the latest IC technology.
Fairways was founded in late 2010 in Moscow and grows as a distributed international team with a common goal.
Alexander Chemeris, CEO/Founder - open-source practitioner with VoIP background. Holds Master degree in Computer Science and since last years on the University was involved in various projects on VoIP, video-conferencing and wireless technologies.
Dr. Sergey Portnoy, chairman of the board/Founder - veteran of wireless industry, a pioneer of COFDM. Received doctoral degree in 1992 for his achievements in cascaded modulation and coding schemes, nowadays known as COFDM. For the last 20 years he has been building wireless networks and promoting wireless access in Russia. At this moment he holds positions of WiMAX Forum Regional Director and senior management positions in several wireless companies.
Andrey Sviyazov, C(radio)TO - architect of RF amplifiers, repeaters and boosters used by many Russian MNOs.
Andrey Bakhmat, COO/CMO - marketing executive with more than 10 years of experience in telecom industry.