Julian GormanHead of Asia Pacific at GSMA
Julian is a global telecommunications executive with over 20 years of experience working in the mobile industry leading group and operator business transformation initiatives and establishing new digital business opportunities. He has pioneered new business and innovation in mature and emerging markets across Africa, Europe, Australia and Asia with industry leaders including Vodafone, MTN and Ooredoo. He has always been at the forefront of establishing partnerships and disrupting conventional business models including launching award-winning startup programs in Indonesia and Myanmar. He has been recognized for his innovation in digital women, health and agriculture services with industry awards and grants. He now leads the GSMA APAC team engaging CxO leaders across the region to optimize member participation and commitment to GSMA programs while providing a trusted channel for exchange of ideas, priorities, and focus. Julian has degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Law from Australia and is now based in Hong Kong.