Alfredo Acebal

Special Advisor -
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Alfredo joined FIPRA as a Special Advisor for Telecommunications Policy and Regulation in June 2014. From 2004 to 2013, Alfredo was Director of International & EU Regulatory Affairs and Head of Telefónica SA’s Group’s Representative Office in Brussels. Prior to this Alfredo was CEO of Telefónica’s German subsidiary. Alfredo was Chairman of the Executive Board of the European Telecommunications Network Operators’ Association (ETNO); a Member of the Board of the European Internet Foundation (EIF); Chairman of the EU Services WG of the Mercosur-EU Business Forum (MEBF), and a Board Member of EUBRASIL. Alfredo is a member of the AD-HOC Council of Business & Government. Alfredo graduated from ICADE (Madrid, SPAIN) with an MSc in Law & Business Studies, and also has an MBA, Finance from the University of Notre Dame (USA). Alfredo is a distinguished Visiting Fellow of the Institute of European Studies at the European Business School, Regent´s University, London. Alfredo has lived and worked in six countries, is married and has two children. Alfredo speaks Spanish, English, German, French, Italian & Catalan.