Gilligan - Sandra

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Sandra Gilligan is the Project Marketing Director for the Spectrum programme within GSMA. Her responsibility includes creating consistent and coherent messages through consultation with analysts, researchers and industry to encourage appropriate regulation of spectrum and spectrum policy worldwide.

Sandra has been at the GSMA for 5 years with a previous role in highlighting the successes of Mobile Broadband against the background of competing technologies which has stood her in good stead for the new audience of regulators and ministerial teams.

Sandra has worked in telecoms and mobile specifically since 1990 starting her working life with Hewlett Packard (now Agilent) on the first DCS1800 mobile handset test set.

Sandra has worked in spectrum prior to this role when lobbying UK government and Ofcom to release the DECT guard band for low power mobile private mobile use back in 2005.

Sandra has an electrical and electronic engineering degree from University of Hertfordshire and Chartered Institute of Marketing Diploma.