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Thomas Frisanco

Dr. Thomas Frisanco

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Thomas Frisanco has been awarded Master of Science (Dipl.-Ing.) and doctoral (Dr. Ing.) degrees in Electronics Engineering by the Technical University of Munich and Sapienza University of Rome, respectively, as well as an MBA (Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing.) degree by the Technical University of Munich. He speaks English, German, Italian and Spanish.


Thomas Frisanco has 20 years of professional experience as an engineering manager and consultant, primarily in the telecommunications industry. He has held managerial positions at Alcatel, Schlumberger, Siemens, Nokia Siemens Networks and Detecon International, and has also acted as an independent senior management advisor.


His main competence areas within the telecommunications sector are strategy, marketing, finance, technology management, project and operations management, shared delivery, out-tasking, outsourcing, managed services and network infrastructure sharing. He has authored 30 scientific and practitioners’ research papers, is a frequent conference speaker and has received numerous academic and professional awards.


Thomas Frisanco holds CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst), CPA (Certified Public Accountant) and FCPA (Fellow CPA) Australia titles and the designations CMA (Certified Management Accountant) awarded by the Institute of Certified Management Accountants, FCMA (Fellow of CIMA) and CGMA (Chartered Global Management Accountant) awarded by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, CIA (Certified Internal Auditor) awarded by the Institute of Internal Auditors, PMP (Project Management Professional) awarded by the Project Management Institute, and ITIL Expert; he is a Senior Member of the IEEE and a member of the CFA Institute, CPA Australia, the Institute of Management Accountants, the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, the Institute of Internal Auditors, the German Institute for Internal Audit and of the BDVB (Association of German Economists and Business Administration Professionals). Marquis Who's Who lists him in Who's Who in the World, Who's Who in Finance and Business and Who's Who in Science and Engineering.

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