Until January of this year, Nambi Seshadri was Senior Vice President and CTO of the Broadband and Connectivity Group at Broadcom Corporation where he was responsible for many of the wireless initiatives. Prior to joining Broadcom Corporation, he was with AT&T Labs and Bell Labs where he and his colleagues made a number of pioneering contributions to wireless communications. He was elected Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) in 2000 and was elected to the National Academy of Engineering (USA) in 2012 and as a Foreign Member of the Indian National Academy of Engineering in the year 2013. He holds about 200 patents. He was a co-recipient of the IEEE Information Theory Paper Award in 1999, and another paper he co-authored was selected by IEEE Communication Society for publication in “The Best of the Best: Fifty Years of Communications and Networking Research” in 2003.