Chris Mulley

Principal Architect, CTO Group, ZTE Corporation

Chris Mulley

Speaker Bio


Chris Mulley is a Principal Architect in the CTO Group of ZTE Corporation’s Global Marketing and Solution Sales Department.

In the area of Cybersecurity, Chris leads ZTE’s engagement with the GSMA on all 5G security related topics and is an active contributor to a number of the key GSMA Fraud and Security working groups.

Chris is also involved in internal ZTE activities for defining and promoting ZTE’s Cybersecurity and 5G security policies and network implementations with customer network operators.  Most recently, Chris was heavily involved in ZTE’s successful GSMA NESAS Product Development and Lifecycle Audit.

Chris is also responsible for high-level engagements with customer operators in the areas of: 5G Transmission Network, Fixed Access Networks and 5G Core Networks.

Chris has been with ZTE for 11 years, prior to which he worked for a number telecom equipment vendors in product development and management roles, In addition, Chris spent 3 years with the UK telecom regulatory authority, Ofcom, where he gained experience in the development of economic regulation and government policy.

Chris holds a BEng (Honours) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Polytechnic of Central London.  He is a member of IET.