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Thecla Mbongue
Senior Research Analyst at Ovum


Thecla Mbongue is a senior research analyst in Ovum's Middle East and Africa team and provides insight into telecoms, media, and technology.Her research interests cover regional operators' strategies as well as network and regulatory developments.
Thecla analyzes trends such as broadband technologies deployments (4G, 5G, and FTTx), smartphones, OTT, and mobile financial services usage.

She is a regular speaker and chair at industry conferences in the MEA region and comments on industry developments for regional and international media.

Before joining Ovum in 2003, Thecla worked in London with global telecoms carrier, Vectone.

Agenda Sessions

  • Chair’s Opening Remarks

  • Panel: 5G killer applications in Africa

  • Fireside chat: Security and privacy in the 5G era

  • Chair's Opening Remarks

  • Industry Outlook I What’s on the agenda for the wholesale market?

  • Chair's Closing Remarks

  • Chair's Opening Remarks


Speakers at this event