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Robert Fanning


Mr. Fanning has almost 30 years experience in the telecommunications industry. He is an expert in E2E telecom technology, strategy and service consultancy. He has many years of experience working in close partnership with some of the industry's leading operators. As a Senior ICT Managing Consultant he is actively involved in developing and implementing Huawei's SoftCOM solution strategies. 

Mr. Fanning has spent most of his early career in radio and core systems engineering and engineering management with Ericsson where he spent 17 years. He was deeply involved in the initial implementations of GSM and 3G in Europe and North America. Since 2002 he has worked extensively and worldwide as a lead technical consultant with BT, other consultancy firms and more recently Huawei, across all major sectors of telecommunications design, engineering, technical strategy and implementation.

He holds a degree in Electronic Engineering from University College Dublin.