SVP, Head of 5G Platform Business Unit, KT Corporation
As a Senior Vice President and the head of 5G Platform Business Unit in KT, Yong Gyoo Lee is in charge of cultivating KT’s 5G B2B platform business and AI/Digital Transformation Convergence Platform. In detail, He orchestrates development of 5G MEC (Mobile Edge Computing) platform services, AI/Digital Transformation Convergence Platform for major industries based on 5G and coordination of cooperative partnership to support those platform services.
In 2018, serving as the head of 5G Business Unit, he devoted himself on KT becoming Global No.1 5G operator by developing differentiated 5G business, as well as, solidifying the entire 5G business structure and system through acquisition of 5G service frequency, development of 5G system& devices , and deployment of those 5G technology. Furthermore, from 2015, he has successfully coordinated and deployed the world’s first KT 5G services in 2018 Winter Olympic Games, grasping the Global 5G leadership for KT.
He has served as the Vice chair of TTA (www.tta.or.kr ) STC3 working group which is responsible for 5G standard since 2018.
Moreover, He has made essential contribution in the event of KT winning the “Outstanding LTE Contribution and Outstanding Overall Mobile Technology-The CTO’s choice” at GSMA MWC GLOMO Award and “Most Significant Development for Commercial LTE Network by an Operator” at LTE Award.