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Bruno Vilares
Senior Solution Director, Cloud Core Network Marketing and Solution Sales at Huawei


Bruno works for Shenzhen based Huawei Technologies, in the cloud core network department, responsible for the development, evolution and the deployment of the legacy, present and future technologies like 5G, NFV and IoT. His current focus are 5G Core, MEC, Network Automation, Voice and Unified Communications Evolution, the network architecture evolution (NFV). All of this with the special attention on the system integration and the business market understanding.

During the last more than 10 years he has been deeply involved with high end IT solutions, coming from the programming IT world towards high-end telecom technologies and services (mainly 5G Core, MEC, NFV and Network Automation). Bruno has been working for different global business environments like Accenture, Ericsson and now Huawei. He had immediately started to be responsible for more than one customer environment and very soon for more than one country as well. From local to regional, from regional to global was a quick step. Bruno has progressed during his career from software developer, solution architect, engagement principal and solution director. Bruno has been in the last years concentrating his attention on the CxO level as it’s the key point for all strategical decisions at the customer side. Also Bruno represents Huawei in situations of high public exposure like industry known conferences, standardization entities meetings and communication with industry analysts.

Also as a very communicative person that he is, soon he started to give lectures in universities, participate in conferences and engage in press interactions. He holds a degree and a master’s degree in Computer Science Engineering from the Universidade Nova de Lisboa (UNL). Currently, Bruno is deeply involved in the assurance that the new 5G environment (NSA and SA) is a match between the carrier’s needs and the market business requirements.