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Babak Fouladi
Chief Technology & Digital Officer at KPN


Babak Fouladi has been appointed as Chief Technology & Digital Officer as of 4 December 2018. In this function he is responsible of KPN’s response to ever rapidly changing technologies and digitalization of processes and services. Mr. Fouladi is an executive with extensive experience in the Telecommunications, Media and ICT sectors. He has broad expertise in strategy and technology, having a proven track record in digital transformation, product and systems development, network deployment, infrastructure and operations. Prior to joining KPN, Mr. Fouladi served as Group Chief Technology and Information Officer at MTN Group (South Africa) since 2016. Before that he was part of the Executive team as Chief Technology Officer of Vodafone Spain and Vodafone Romania. He was also Director for IT Development, and Vice President for Multimedia and System Integration in the UK and later Vice President, Systems Integration in Russia for Ericsson. He has also held senior positions at 3UK,, Oracle and The World Bank. Mr. Fouladi holds a Master of Science (Information Management) degree from The George Washington University in Washington DC.

Agenda Sessions

  • The Journey to Becoming a Digital Operator