Management Team
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Louisa Gregory

Chief Executive Officer

Louisa was appointed as the inaugural CEO of CBAN in April 2020.  She joined CBAN having spent 4 years with Colt Technology Services as Chief of Staff, where she was responsible for driving the development and execution of strategy across the business, as well as leading the development and execution of the organisation’s inclusion and diversity strategy. A graduate of Harvard Business School, she spent six years in Singapore and prior to joining Colt, Louisa was Chief of Staff at Pacnet Global, and supported the development and execution of the data centre growth strategy across Asia, as well as M&A activity.

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Jussi Makela

Interim COO

Jussi is acting as the interim COO of CBAN, since April 2020. He is the Director of the ITW Global Leaders' Forum (GLF), an industry body representing the international carrier community, bringing together senior executives from the sector with a mission to further advance the principles for interoperability and ubiquitous connectivity. On behalf of the GLF, Jussi managed the project that led to the creation of CBAN, and he is now responsible for its ongoing operations in addition to his work for the GLF.

Board of Directors
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Marc Halbfinger

Interim Chair

Marc is the CEO of PCCW Global and is acting as the interim Chair of CBAN. Marc has unrivalled experience as a leader in the global telecommunications industry – in addition to his roles within the PCCW Global, he is the chairman of the Global Leaders' Forum (GLF) and the ITW Founders' Council, and he is also a member of the Board of Governors of the Pacific Telecommunications Council and of the Board of Directors of the Bridge Alliance,  a grouping of 34 major mobile telecommunications companies spread across Asia, Australia, Africa and the Middle East.

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