Sergio CozzolinoInnovation Dept- eSIM Ecosystem Project at Telecom Italia
Sergio Cozzolino got his Engineering degree in 1992 and his Masters of Business Administration (MBA) in 1995. He has been in TELECOM ITALIA MOBILE since 1995 in charge of new services and development on end-user products acquiring a significative experience on activities related to SIM and SMART Cards. Since 1996 has been involved in in the standardisation activities (ETSI SMG9 and later SCP). From 2002 to 2012, he was Chairman of the GSM Association SCAG (Smart Card Application Group) and in 2003 he chaired the SIM Task Force within the GSMA. Moreover, he has was in charge of the TIM European Research Programme SCARAB (1998-1999), TASSC (1999-2001) and Esp@ss (2002-2004). He has also been a Project Manager for applications based on SIM and Smart cards (FINECO Moving, Easybuy, UIC, … ). Until the end of 2002, he was the director of the Smart Card and Services development Dept. In 2003 he was Director of the Technical Marketing and System Engineering Dept. for the Corporate Division. From 2004 to 2012 he was in charge of the Innovative ICT Mobile Service development Dept, dedicated to the Corporate Customers. From 2013 to 2014 he looked after the Mobile Service Development Dept. for the Consumer Customers. As of 2015, he has been in the Innovation Dept taking care of the eSIM project and from June 2014 he has been Chairman of the SIM Group within the GSMA. He has also been a member of the ECSO (European Cyber Security Organisation) since 2016.