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MarketLink Committee Member
Director of Technology Development and Strategy, T-Mobile
As Director of Technology Development and Strategy, Egil is leading all Advanced Radio Technology Planning and Development activities of the 3rd largest Mobile Network Operator in the US. He also leads Spectrum evaluations and strategies as well as radio related standards activities to secure long term alignment between business objectives and spectrum/technology availability and ecosystem.
Prior to joining T-Mobile in 2015, Egil was the Vice President of Technology Planning and Engineering for Cricket Communications (Leap Wireless), where he led the corporate engineering team with core competencies in customer experience, value-rich product development and low cost network operations. Egil drove the Technology Strategy, Network Planning, Architecture and Implementation of new network capabilities and was also responsible for optimum utilization of capital, assets and partnership opportunities.
In addition to his wireless network operator experience at T-Mobile and Cricket, Egil was previously Vice President of Strategic Development for Clearwire where he led a number of strategic technology, business and partner initiatives for the company.
Earlier in his carrier, Egil worked several years for Ericsson, amongst others as Vice President of Product Line Management for the CDMA Business Unit in San Diego. In this capacity, he was responsible for end to end planning and life cycle management of Ericsson’s global CDMA2000 infrastructure solutions offering. Prior to this, Egil held various leadership positions in Product Marketing, Product Management and Technical Sales of TDMA network infrastructure solutions for Ericsson Inc. in Richardson, TX. He has more than twenty years of experience in the wireless telecommunications industry and is a featured speaker at various industry events.
Egil is a graduate of University of California, Santa Barbara, where he received his Bachelor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.