GSMA Director Named as CEO at Small Cells Forum
Published on: 2nd Apr 2014
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The Small Cell Forum has named Sue Monahan as its new CEO. Sue is also Director for GSMA North America will support the Forum's existing Chairman and regional vice Chairs in its day to day management.
Sue joins the Forum having held numerous senior roles at firms including AT&T, Verizon Wireless and Telcordia, as well as over 10 years as Director for GSMA North America; a position she will continue in alongside her new function at the Small Cell Forum.
As CEO, Sue will be responsible for carrier engagement and recruitment, and interactions with partner organizations. She will also take on management and senior-level interactions with the Forum's many working and technical groups.
"We're absolutely thrilled to welcome Sue to the Small Cell Forum," said Gordon Mansfield, Chairman of the Small Cell Forum. "The relationships she has cultivated in her work over the years with organizations such as the GSMA and 4G Americas will be a huge boost for the Forum. I look forward to working closely with Sue as we continue to support the mobile industry as it deploys greater and greater numbers of small cells."
The Small Cell Forum is currently working on Release Four of its Release Program, on schedule for publication in June at Small Cells World Summit in London. This will provide additional technical and business detail for the urban small cell use case initially covered in Release Three, which was launched in February. It will draw from the work of the Forum's technical groups and real world deployments of its leading-edge operators to provide the industry with the tools it needs to roll out urban small cells.