Committed to connecting the world

MTN Syria [ROA] (Syrian Arab Republic)
Nepal Telecom (Nepal Doorsanchar Company Limited)
Verizon Communication Corporation
Instituto Politécnico nacional (IPN) (Mexico)
Asociación Interamericana de Empresas de Telecomunicaciones (International)
Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMC)
European Communications Office
Centre de Développement des Technologies avancées (Algeria)
University of Zurich (UZH) (Switzerland)
Associação de Reguladores de Comunicações e Telecomunicações da Comunidade dos Países de Língua Portuguesa (ARCTEL-CPLP)
Chemnitz University of Technology (Germany)
Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Cuba  (ETECSA)
Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería Facultad de Ingeniería El (Peru)
Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST)
FTTH Council Asia-Pacific (International)
Afghan Wireless Communication Company
Atlantique Télécom Côte d
Fibre to the Home Council Middle East & North Africa (FTTH MENA)
Internet Society (International)
Eutelsat S.A.
Amity Institute of Telecom Engineering & Management, Amity U (India)
World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters
Arab Business Forum for Information and Communication Techno (International)
Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA) (Nepal (Republic of))
Compañía Paraguaya de Comunicaciones (COPACO S.A.)
Groupe Défis & Stratégies
American Tower Corporation (United States)
Bharat Broadband Network Limited (India)
BH Telecom [ROA] (Bosnia and Herzegovina)



European Telecommunications Standards Institute

ETSI, the European Telecommunications Standards Institute, produces globally-applicable standards for Information and Communications Technologies (ICT), including fixed, mobile, radio, converged, aeronautical, broadcast and internet technologies and is officially recognized by the European Union as a European Standards Organization. Founded in 1988, ETSI is an independent, not-for-profit association whose 717 member companies and organizations, drawn from 62 countries across 5 continents worldwide, participate directly in its work. ETSI and ITU-D engage in regular knowledge exchange and collaboration.
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CategoryInternational Organisations
Based inFrance
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M. Luis Jorge Romero Saro

MSc Telecoms Engineering and Executive MBA, fluent in Spanish (native) and English and able to communicate in French. 20+ years in the Telecommunications sector, 11+ years in diverse Director positions in both domestic and international environments. Proven experience in developing new businesses and organisations. Used to lead technology-based strategy and innovation initiatives. Strong business vision and focus. Motivated by new challenges. Experience in working as freelance. Now Director General of the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI).


Management, value added services, project management, technology, strategy, innovation, standards, roaming.