Policy and Regulatory Affairs Director, Government Relations, Nokia
Florian Damas, Policy and Regulatory Affairs Director at Nokia is responsible for the development of corporate positions on key regulatory and thought-leadership issues for Nokia.
Mr Damas advises regulators and competition authorities to ensure infrastructure interoperability and competition. He engages with governments in supporting national broadband plans and reaping the maximum economic and societal benefit from ICT.
Mr Damas is an active member of several trade associations and non-for-profit organisations.
Before joining Nokia, Mr Damas worked for several telecommunications providers including MCI Worldcom (now Verizon) and COLT Telecom, and the equipment vendor Alcatel-Lucent.
He is personally involved during his free time in helping a non-profit organisations to provide online courses using open source software over fiber access.