Andrew Palmer

Andrew has more than 30 years of experience in IT, Telecoms and TV and Media, having worked in various roles for IBM, AT&T, Ericsson, Motorola and Arris. Andrew’s present role is to leverage existing CGI capabilities that match the needs of our clients in the Telecoms sector, as well as building new capabilities that will support the emerging and changing needs of our client base. Andrew has proven experience in developing and delivering complex SI and Services solutions that meet both business and technology needs.

Andrew has co-authored “UK Telecoms For Dummies”, an essential guide to the complicated UK Telecoms sector as well as articles for publications such as the Cambridge Wireless Journal including "How do we build the new world of 5G?". He frequently speaks at conferences and provides media commentary on industry topics like 5G, IoT and Smart Cities, as well as being a member of the Cambridge Wireless Virtual Networks Special Interest Group ( SIG)Digital Policy Alliance’s Smart Society Working GrouptechUK Spectrum Policy Forum and the techUK Local Public Services Committee (LPSC).



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5G at the time of COVID: A year on

23 June 2021 The social and economic disruptions as a result of the COVID pandemic have highlighted the importance of connectivity in a socially distanced world. This blog details how 5G is becoming a big part of the solutions and strategies to solve these problems.

Connect to Innovate

09 November 2020 “Connect to Innovate” is a new white paper on the opportunities and challenges for transformation in the UK water sector, leveraging emerging technologies and data insights.