Speaker profile

Zaif Siddiqi

Executive Director, Global Head 5G & IoT Enterprise Business

Mr. Siddiqi is responsible to promote the globalization of NTT DOCOMO’s 5G and IoT solutions in collaboration with NTT group companies and ecosystem partners. He is currently the Global Head of 5G&IoT Enterprise Business and serves as the board member of NTT DOCOMO’s overseas branches, including a Thai based joint venture company, Mobile Innovation. Leveraging 5G, IoT and AI technologies, Mr. Siddiqi’s role is to strategize the enterprise ICT business in various verticals such as connected cars, smart construction, smart factory, smart hospitals, smart cities and innovative business creation to generate new revenue streams and resolve societal issues.

Prior to the current assignment, his professional contributions were at Vodafone, Microsoft and Verizon Business. Mr. Siddiqi is a national of Pakistan/Japan and earned his bachelor’s degree from International Islamic University, Malaysia, in the faculty of Economics and Management Sciences with a minor in Business Administration. He speaks native Japanese, English and Urdu and has over 45 years of living experience in Japan.

Agenda sessions

Virtual Conference (SGT/UTC+8)

October 27, 2021

5G & Edge: Unlocking Value
1:20 pm
Keynote Panel Discussion: 5G & Intelligent Edge – Unleashing the potential