Barcelona, Spain: Mobilium Global chief executive Ralph Simon chatting with FCC Chairman, Ajit Pai, backstage at the MWC keynote stage. Chairman Pai serves as the Chairman of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC). He is the first Indian American to hold the office & has served in various positions at the FCC since being appointed to the FCC by President Obama in May 2012. In January 2017, President Donald Trump designated Pai as FCC Chairman & in March 2017, Trump announced that he would renominate Pai to serve another five-year term.