Who are we?

Root 121 was created in 2012 to address a need for businesses to understand and communicate new technologies and the strategies to use them.

It was founded by Tim Haysom, a veteran of over 20 years in mobile telecoms and with experience in mobile telecoms technology as well as with the use of the mobile Internet and Applications.

Tim has worked with many of the leaders in the industry through his work in standardisation and industry bodies including OMA, GSMA, WAP Forum, ETSI, 3GPP, OMTP and WAC. He has led industry groups looking at enablers such as application security and Digital Rights Management. His experience ranges from radio standards, protocols and spectrum issues through to roaming, mobile Internet and apps. He is also the author of several patents.

Tim has been a regular presenter at industry and developer events. Find out more from his LinkedIn profile.