Cristian is responsible for providing policy advice and regulatory best practice on spectrum matters across markets in Asia Pacific and leads the engagement with governments on spectrum issues. He has 20 years of experience in national spectrum regulation, international allocation and assignment strategy.
Prior to joining the GSMA, Cristian worked at the New Zealand spectrum regulator and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). He served within Radiocommunication Bureau of the ITU as spectrum regulation and policy officer, providing assistance to Member States on spectrum issues.
In New Zealand he was principal policy advisor at the spectrum regulator. He worked in policy development and represented the government at the World Radiocommunication Conference, Radiocommunication Assembly and the Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT). Previously, he undertook other regulatory roles including spectrum planning and licensing and has a former engineering background.
Cristian’s academic background includes electronics and communications engineering (Chile, New Zealand), post-graduate studies in Public Policy (University of London) and an MBA (Massey University, New Zealand)
Thu, 25 February
16:00 - 18:00