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 support the world's leading operators, vendors and research institutes as CEO of the Next Generation Mobile Network (NGMN) Alliance.
Responsibilities within NGMN:
- Management of NGMN (Strategy, Financials, HR, Partners, Events, Governance, Processes, Contracts)
- Planning & execution of management meetings (AGM, Board, 5G BC, NGMN Forum)
- Supervision of NGMN work programme (roadmap, milestones, delivery plan, reporting, alignment, escalation )
- External Communication, representation, and stakeholder relationships