Rimma Perelmuter is CEO & Global Board Director at Mobile Ecosystem Forum (MEF), the global trade body that works with its members to accelerate the growth of a sustainable mobile ecosystem.
Since first executing its launch in 2001, Rimma has led MEF’s rapid global expansion across the diverse markets of Africa, Asia, EMEA and the Americas; establishing MEF as the premier mobile association that acts as an impartial and authoritative champion for the broadening mobile ecosystem.
Her focus at MEF been both mission-driven and commercial; building strategic partnership and working with diverse ecosystem players on leading initiatives to solve industry problems, drive market impact and achieve commercial gains.
Today, MEF acts as an influential global & cross-sector platform for building trusted and innovative value-added, data-driven and mobile messaging services. It also provides an unparalleled global network and thought-leadership platform for its diverse membership.
Rimma is a passionate advocate on the importance of building and preserving trust in data driven services and was named Trust Leader of the Year at the 2018 Know Identity Awards.
Recognised annually as one of the top 50 women in mobile, she is also on the Advisory Board of mBolden – formerly Women in Wireless (WiW) – which champions women in digital.