Gabriel Solomon

Head of Government & Industry Relations, Europe & Latin America

Gabriel is responsible for shaping policy and the regulatory environment for communications technologies and 5G and is driven by the transformational role connectivity plays in making society equitable, and the distinct economic benefits it brings.

5G is set to transform every sector of society, helping to create positive change. He is committed to levelling the playing field in the EU and Latin America. The regions’ telecoms investment and connectivity levels lag leading continents. His team identifies and challenges deployment boundaries preventing sustainable growth and success in these regions. The team works with governments, regulators, stakeholders and industry bodies to drive solutions.

Gabriel is passionate about leadership and development for his team and the wider sector and is Chair of the UK Telecommunications Academy that was established under the auspices of the ITU to transfer knowledge to emerging markets through accredited academic institutions.