Over 15 years’ experience in telecommunications in both academia and industry. Currently, Managing Director and Principal Consultant at Multi-Com Technologies, a consultancy firm with main focus on Energy, defense and security communications technologies and applications.
Until October 2015, headed Africa-wide sales office for the world’s largest Satellite operator SES S.A. (Luxembourg) addressing Governments and Institutions with special focus on Defense and Security and set up operations in Ethiopia where I was the Country Manager.
Previously held Senior Commercial and Technical Managerial positions for world leading telecommunications OEMs Ericsson (Sweden) and Huawei (China). Also, worked as principal lecturer, research scientist and curriculum developer in universities in UK, China and Kenya mainly in telecommunications related areas.
Areas of expertise include Mobile/Fixed Networks, Public Safety and National Security Solutions, Intelligence and Defense Communication Solutions, Broadcasting (DTT, DTH, CATV), Smart City Solutions and extensive experience in Fiber/Satellite Infrastructure.
Registered 1 patent and published over ten publications in peer reviewed international journals.
Participated in several government policy development programs in several countries across Africa including digital migration, communications monitoring, Shared infrastructure, E-health and disaster management.