Committed to connecting the world

Universidad Nacional de Avellaneda (Argentina)
GEW Technologies (Pty) Ltd. (South Africa)
Central Science Research Telecommunication Institute (ZNIIS)
Federation of Information Technology & Communications Enterprises (SEPE) [OTHER ENTITY] (Greece)
ITU-APT Foundation of India [REGINTORG] ()
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (International)
Universidade Federal do Para (Brazil)
Thammasat University, College of Innovation (Thailand)
Kaspersky Lab UK Limited (United Kingdom)
Astronautic Technology (M) Sdn. Bhd. [ROA] (Malaysia)
Organismo Supervisor de Inversión Privada en Telecomunicaciones (OSIPTEL) [OTHER ENTITY] (Peru)
Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications (China)
Alippe TV
Oman Telecommunications Company (Omantel)
Facultad de Ciencias Médicas - Universidad Nacional de Rosario (Argentina)
Nepal Telecom (Nepal Doorsanchar Company Limited)
Sintesio Foundation
Economic Community for West African States (International)
Arab Business Forum for Information and Communication Techno (International)
Cámara Nacional de la Industria de Telecomunicaciones por Cable (CANITEC)
Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd. (MTNL)
Airtel (Zambia)
Cisco Systems, Inc.
Société Nationale des Télécommunications du Sénégal (SONATEL)
United Telecommunication Services (UTS)
Sudanese Mobile Telephone Company, Zain (Sudan)
Irancell Telecommunication Services Company
Center for Strategic and Policy Analysis Technology Policy C (Pakistan)
Tactikom (Senegal)
Nippon Telegraph and Telephone East Corporation (NTT East)



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
DomainsSatellite ; Broadcast ; Mobile ; Fixed ; Cable ; Telephone ; Broadband ; Internet
ITU Global DirectoryEuropean Telecommunications Standards Institute
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.