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Brian ZahnstecherFounder and Principal PowerRox LLC

Brian Zahnstecher is a Sr. Member of the IEEE, Chair (Emeritus) of the IEEE SFBAC Power Electronics
Society (PELS) awarded 2017 Best Chapter awards at the local/national/worldwide levels concurrently
(an unprecedented achievement), sits on the Power Sources Manufacturers Association (PSMA) Board
of Directors, is Co-founder & Co-chair of the PSMA Reliability Committee, Co-chair of the PSMA Energy
Harvesting Committee, and is the Principal of PowerRox, where he focuses on power design, integration,
system applications, OEM market penetration, market research/analysis, and private seminars for
power electronics. He Co-chairs the IEEE Future Directions (formerly 5G) Initiative webinar series and
leads Power for the IEEE 5G Roadmap Applications & Services Working Group, authored the Group’s
position paper, and has lectured on this topic at major industry conferences. He has successfully
handled assignments in system design/architecting, AC/DC front-end power, EMC/EMI design/debug,
embedded solutions, processor power, and digital power solutions for a variety of clients. He previously
held positions in power electronics with industry leaders Emerson Network Power (now Artesyn), Cisco,
and Hewlett-Packard, where he advised on best practices, oversaw product development, managed
international teams, created/enhanced optimal workflows and test procedures, and designed and
optimized voltage regulators. He has been a regular contributor to the industry as an invited keynote
speaker, author, workshop participant, session host, roundtable moderator, and volunteer. He has over
15 years of industry experience and holds Master of Engineering and Bachelor of Science degrees from
Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

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