PROGRAMME OFFICE


The NGMN Alliance has established a Programme Office to facilitate collaboration between its partners, to manage the Work Programme, and to ensure achievement of the overall vision and objectives. In addition, the Programme Office takes care of

  • the NGMN programme/project management and decision processes;
  • public relations, organization of internal/external events and conferences;
  • all administrative, financial and legal aspects of NGMN Limited.

 

The Programme Office is staffed as below and located at the following address:
 
    NGMN Ltd.
    Grosser Hasenpfad 30
    60598 Frankfurt am Main, Germany              Initiates file downloadGet directions     Open in Google Maps
  


Office Staff
  • Dr. Peter Meissner

    Chief Executive Officer
    Dr. Meissner has over 30 years of experience in various telecommunication fields including more than 15 years of general management responsibilities with operators of mobile communication networks. In addition, he has extensive experience in research, technology strategy and management, emerging technology assessment, innovation transfer, and organization development. From 2000 until 2006, Dr. Meissner held positions as a senior executive in Orange - first as CTO with Orange, Switzerland, and finally as Corporate Vice President with France Telecom - Orange, Paris. Prior to joining Orange, he was more than 7 years with E-Plus Mobilfunk as General Manager, Systems Engineering.
    Since July 2006, Dr. Meissner has been running his own consultancy company, focusing on innovation, strategy, and organization development in key areas of the telecommunications industry. One of his appointments is to serve as CEO of the Next Generation Mobile Network (NGMN) Alliance.

     

    Responsibilities within NGMN:

    • Management of NGMN Ltd. (Strategy, Financials, HR, Partners, Governance, Processes, Contracts)
    • Planning & execution of management meetings (AGM, Board, OC, NGMN Forum)
    • Supervision of NGMN work programme (roadmap, milestones, delivery plan, reporting, alignment, escalation )
    • External Communication, representation, and stakeholder relationships

     

     

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  • Philipp Deibert

    General Manager
    Prior to joining NGMN, Philipp was a Senior Associate with Booz Allen Hamilton in the IT/ Communication & Technology Practice. In this position, he led multiple key assignments for major international telecom operators and vendors. His main consulting focus was in the areas of Portfolio- and Growth- Strategies, Transformation Programs and Technology Strategy. Prior to that, Philipp worked for Motorola in the UMTS network division and for German Television ZDF. He holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering and an MBA from Warwick, ESSEC, and Mannheim.

     

    Responsibilities within NGMN:

    • Handling of Board matters
    • Management of work programme and processes
    • Management of Office Staff
    • Execution of NGMN’s strategy
    • Financial management (Budgeting, invoicing, controlling)
    • Partner management and Co-operation agreements
    • PR/ Marketing and Event management

     

     

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  • Stefan Engel-Flechsig

    Legal Counsel
    Stefan Engel-Flechsig is practicing lawyer admitted at the bar in Cologne/Germany. His special focus of work is with ICT regulation, standardization and strategy in the global networked economy. He has over 20 years specialized experiences in computer science, law and mobile commerce. He has held various leading positions in the German Federal Government and in the wireless as well as the IT security industry. With his specialized legal expertise he supports global industry organisations in the ICT area. He is supporting the Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN) Alliance since its launch in 2007.

     

    Responsibilities within NGMN:

    • Legal support to the establishment of NGMN Ltd.
    • Legal support to AGM, Board, OC, Forum, projects and processes
    • Legal support to contracts and agreements
    • Legal support in competition issues and IPR (on demand)
    • Audit, taxation and invoicing

     

     

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  • Klaus Moschner

    Senior Programme Manager
    Klaus Moschner was born in Germany and holds a University degree in Telecommunications from the Technical University Darmstadt in Germany. In 2000, he started working at Motorola in the UMTS network division. He first took responsibility for RF planning, pre-sales support in Germany, and, based in UK, for new product introduction of UMTS RAN and Core technologies to European operators. In 2004, he joined Motorola’s Customer Support Management being in charge of software upgrades, issue handling and escalation management. Klaus Moschner got certified as Project Management Professional (PMP) with PMI. He joined NGMN Ltd. in September 2011.

     

    Responsibilities within NGMN:

    • Day-to-day management of projects, work streams, and information exchange
    • Supporting management committees (Board, OC, NGMN Forum, Working Groups)
    • Representation of NGMN at international industry events and public communication measures
    • Information exchange with Cooperation Partners
    • Managing the programme and exhibition of NGMN conferences
    • Supervising the IT, Partner Portal and Website environment (performance, content, Partner News)

     

     

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  • Natacha Schubert

    Senior Office Manager
    Natacha Schubert spent many years working for the Intercontinental Hotel Group in Los Angeles, Hamburg and New York. She then switched to Deutsche Telekom / T-Systems NY as Executive Support Manager for the VP Sales & Marketing responsible among other various office management tasks for meeting and event planning. She also has experience in travel and tourism as well as restaurant management. Before joining NGMN, Natacha Schubert spent 2 years working for an Executive Search firm in Düsseldorf. Natacha is fluent in English, French and German.

     

    Responsibilities within NGMN:

    • Internal and external event planning
    • Partnership management
    • Media and public relations
    • Office management
    • Facility management

     

     

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  • Barbara Metaxas

    Office Manager
    Barbara Metaxas brings more than 18 years extensive experience in project, event and office management. She spent her career in the hotel, fair, restaurant and leisure industry supporting clients and customers in an international, multi-cultural environment.
    She is fluent in German, speaks English and has basic knowledge in French and Italian.

     

    Responsibilities within NGMN:

    • Financial administration
    • Facility management
    • Internal and external event planning
    • Partnership management
    • Office management

     

     

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