InterDigital has named Byung Yi as its new chief technology officer. He will be based in San Diego.
Yi, who received his doctoral degree in electrical engineering from George Washington University, previously worked at the Federal Communications Commission and LG Electronics.
InterDigital (Nasdaq: IDCC) deals in wireless communications technology and is based in Delaware. Some 35 of its 250 employees are in San Diego. The business announced the change April 29.