Prof. Dror Fixler - GSMA Mobile 360 Series

Prof. Dror Fixler

Prof. Dror Fixler
Position

CEO

Company

FirstPoint Mobile Guard

Description

Dror Fixler, PhD, CEO and co-founder of FirstPoint Mobile Guard, a company that develops best in class cyber security solutions for cellular devices, for security minded companies and individuals. 

 

Prof. Fixler an established entrepreneur with decades of hands on experience in the telecommunications industry. He previously founded a pay by mobile startup, Raging Mobile, which was acquired by Northbridge Capital Partners.  He has also previously served as CTO Monitel A.N. Technologies Ltd., (telecom probing services), R&D and management positions at ECItelesystems and Septier, part a founding member of the Israeli HLS forces SIGINT group. 

 

Prof Fixler Is a member of the 3GPP Partnership Project, European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI)  and GSMA 5G committees. He has led development of various telecommunication system and projects for many communication provider’s including: Fraud management systems, SS#7 network management and monitoring system, callback blocking system, billing verification and inter exchange billing system. He has also built a GSM A-interface stack, for monitoring and intrusive systems.

 

He has been awarded top industry accolades; he received President’s International Fellowship Initiative Award of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2017. He was honored with the European Science Foundation’s Plasmon-Bionanoscience Award in 2015. In addition, he received an award from the Wolf Foundation to promote science and art for the benefit of mankind. 

 

Prof Fixler holds 13 patents, had published over 85 scientific publications and has organized 12 conferences. He is currently Head of the Bar Ilan Institute of Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials and a Professor of Electrical Engineering.