Mr. Tomas Lamanauskas
Tomas Lamanauskas is Founder and Managing Partner of Envision Associates Ltd., a strategic advisory firm, which supports clients, both public and private sector, in the development of digital and telecommunications public policies and regulatory strategies as well as overcoming government relations challenges and leveraging on opportunities – with a mission to contribute to creating and enhancing sustainable digital opportunities for everyone.
He is also currently Sloan Fellow 2019 at London Business School, a leadership and strategy master’s degree programme for senior managers, professionals and entrepreneurs. Immediately prior to this, he was Group Director Public Policy at VEON (formerly VimpelCom), an international communications and technology company, serving more than 210 million customers in 10 emerging markets, where his was responsible for the strategic oversight of government relations and public policy matters across the footprint of the group.
His more than 19 years of a professional career in strategy, policy and regulation in the information and communication technologies (ICT) sector include positions of Head, Corporate Strategy at the International Telecommunication Union, the UN specialized agency for ICTs, as well as Deputy General Director, Board Member and CEO of telecommunications regulators in the Caribbean, Middle East and Europe, along with acting as a senior government advisor on ICT policies in the Pacific. He has master’s degrees in Public Administration (Harvard University), Law (Vilnius University), and Telecommunications Regulation and Policy (the University of the West Indies).