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Paul Berriman
Group CTO at PCCW Global


Group Chief Technology Officer, PCCW & HKT Group and Director of Spark New Zealand, Rain South Africa and Lynx Analytics

Over 30 years international experience in telecommunications, media and convergence, predominantly based in Hong Kong as a senior executive, manager and consultant. Subject matter expert in areas of technology, strategy and development of fixed and mobile telecommunications as well as IPTV and new media including OTT platforms and services.

An extensive career with Hong Kong’s PCCW group, Hong Kong’s biggest pay TV company and largest integrated fixed broadband and mobile operator. Current main focus areas on 5G, Telco Data Analytics and anti-TV Content Piracy.

Independent Non-Executive Director at Spark New Zealand, Rain South Africa, Lynx Analytics and founding Council member of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors.

A Chartered Engineer with significant professional service to the industry having chaired the Hong Kong telecommunications regulator’s technical standards advisory board and as a former member of other CXO advisory boards with Intel and Juniper Networks.

Chairman of a Global TD-LTE Initiative (GTI) Working Group. ( and

Board Member of NGMN Alliance Limited (Next Generation Mobile Networks Alliance (

Past industry accolades include Special Merit Award for Outstanding Industry Contribution by the IPTV World Forum and inclusion in Global Telecoms Business Magazine’s top 100 “most influential persons in telecoms”.

Agenda Sessions

  • Connecting a Massive Digital Future with 5G