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Fuencisla Merino
Assistant Director IoT at Ooredoo Qatar


Fuencisla currently leads Ooredoo IoT/M2M Product and Commercialization team. Her role spans from opportunity identification to go-to-market across Ooredoo footprint, igniting IoT/M2M at the different operating companies that Ooredoo holds across North Africa, Middle East and South East Asia.

Fuencisla started her professional career with France Telecom as radio engineer in Europe, Latam and Africa. After an academic and professional experience in the USA, she joined Telefónica Group in 2002. She has worked across multiple Telefónica companies and positions such as marketing, strategy, business development and regulation. She created and led during three years the global Marketing and Communication team for Telefónica IoT/M2M business.

Fuencisla holds a BA degree in Telecommunication Engineering from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (Spain), a master degree in Mobile Communications from the École Nationale Supérieure de Télécommunications de Paris (France), a master degree in Technology & Policy from MIT (USA) and an executive MBA from Instituto de Empresa Business School (Spain). She is also a CTI trained coach.

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel Discussion: MNO, vertical market and regulatory perspective on the 5G enterprise uptake and timelines