Network X 2023 Speakers

Chris HoggProgramme ManagerNGMN Alliance

As part of the team that manages NGMN Alliance on behalf of its members, Chris provides strategic guidance and programme management of several of the Alliance’s core projects – ‘Mastering the Route to Disaggregation’ and ‘Green Future Networks’. A long-term supporter of industry-led initiatives, Chris previously held senior roles in Global Certification Forum (GCF) and was, for 10 years, an active contributor to industry standardisation in ITU-T, ETSI and 3GPP whilst a senior engineer at Nortel.

Chris is the founder of Evergreen Strategy Partners - a management consultancy advising clients in the mobile and IoT industry and he is also a member of the London based Dot Matrix Group Investment Syndicate where he regularly reviews UK tech start-up business plans and questions Boards on their strategic priorities.

Chris holds an MBA from Imperial College, London (2014) and he is a Professional Engineer (UK CEng) with a Masters degree in Electronics and Electrical Engineering from University of Strathclyde (2000).