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Colin Thomson Director for Technical Advisory and Regulatory Engineering at Access Partnership


Access Partnership analyse global trends for the risks and opportunities they create for their clients, drawing on long experience of technologies new and old, and international public policy. Colin provides support to wireless network operators, systems integrators, equipment vendors, governments, and investors to ensure the swift delivery of compliant best-in-practice services to market. His work includes the development of market access authorisation processes for new wireless technologies, and adjustment of regulation to ensure that clients’ service offerings are compliant with international and national regulatory requirements, in addition to providing technical, market and regulatory due diligence in support of lenders and investors, making sure that their investments are protected. Colin is active in a number of ITU and CEPT working groups, and is a board member of the SSPI UK.