Ali Zaidi is a Strategic Product Manager for Cellular IoT at Business Area Networks, Ericsson. He received an MSc and a PhD in Telecommunications from KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, in 2008 and 2013, respectively. Since 2014, he has been working with technology and business development of 4G and 5G radio access at Ericsson. Ali is currently responsible for LTE-M, URLLC, Industrial IoT, V2X and local industrial networks. He is also Head of IoT Competence at Ericsson.