Annex 1: Former Commissioners of the Broadband Commission


Since 2011, the Broadband Commission has had 90 former Commissioners as part of the membership of the UN Broadband Commission over the years. This includes:

H.E. Prof. Dr Ali M. ABBASOV (Republic of Azerbaijan) Mr Gyan Chandra ACHARYA (UN-OHRLLS) H.E. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammed Bin Saud AL THANI (Ooredoo) Mr. César ALIERTA (Telefónica) Dr Saad zafer ALKAHTANI (Telcotank Consulting Company) Mr Andrus ANSIP (European Commission) Ms Irina BOKOVA (Co-Vice Chair, UNESCO) Prof. Gloria BONDER (Latin American Postgraduate Institute of Social Sciences, FLACSO) Dr Vanu BOSE (Vanu INC) Mr Giancarlo Innocenzi BOTTI (Invitalia) Dr Anne BOUVEROT (GSMA) Mr Paul BUDDE (Managing Director BuddeComm) Dr Kathy CALVIN (UN Foundation) H.E. Mr Victor CALVO-SOTELO (Spain) Mr John CHAMBERS (Cisco) Mr Jean-Yves CHARLIER (VEON Ltd.) Ms Helen CLARK (United Nations Development Programme, UNDP) Mr. Peter CLEVELAND (Intel Corporation) Mr Michel COMBES (Alcatel-Lucent) H.E. Senator Stephen CONROY (Commonwealth of Australia) H.E. Dr Siyabonga Cyprian CWELE (Republic of South Africa) Mr John DAVIES (Intel Corporation) Mr Edouard DAYAN (Universal Postal Union) Ms. Milagros DEL CORRAL (National Library of Spain) Ms. Ingrid DELTENRE (European Broadcasting Union) Mr. Cheick S. DIARRA (United Nations) H.E. Mr. Ricardo EHRLICH (Oriental Republic of Uruguay) H.E. Ambassador Walter FUST (Swiss Development Corporation (SDC)) Mr John GALVIN (Intel Corporation) Dr Debretsion GEBREMICHAEL (Ethiopia) Mr Julius GENACHOWSKI (US Federal Communications Commission) Ms Kristalina GEORGIEVA (World Bank) Ms Arancha GONZÁLEZ (ITC) Mr Gordon G. GRAYLISH (Intel Corporation) Mr Angel GURRÍA (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, OECD) Mr Francis GURRY (World Intellectual Property Organization, WIPO) Dr Chang-Gyu HWANG (KT Corporation) Dr Mo IBRAHIM (Mo Ibrahim Foundation) Mr Ivo IVANOVSKI (Republic of Macedonia) Dr. Paul JACOBS (Qualcomm) Mr A. Reza JAFARI (E-Development International) Mr. Wang JIANZHOU (China Mobile Communications Corporation) Mr In-Kyu KIM (Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union) Dr. Seang-Tae KIM (Sungkyunkwan University) Mr Boris KOPRIVNIKAR (Republic of Slovenia) V.P. Neelie KROES (European Commission) Mr Anthony LAKE (UNICEF) Mr. Bruno LANVIN (INSEAD) Dr. Suk-Chae LEE (Republic of Korea) Prof. Dr Klaus M. LEISINGER (Foundation Global Values Alliance) Ms. Suvi LINDÉN (Broadband Commission) Mr. Mark MACGANN (VEON Ltd.) Dr Nasser Mohammed MARAFIH (Ooredoo Group) H.E. Dr Fred MATIANG'I (Kenya) Ms Jasna MATIĆ (WitNet Chair and Founder) Mr Philipp METZGER (Swiss Federal Office of Communications) Mr Luis Alberto MORENO (IADB) Prof. Romain MURENZI (The World Academy of Sciences) Prof. Burton LM MWAMILA (The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology, Arusha Tanzania) Mr. Jay NAIDOO (Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition, GAIN) Dr Speranza NDEGE (Kenyatta University) H.E. Youssou N'DOUR (Republic of Senegal) Mr Phuthuma NHLEKO (MTN GROUP) H.E. Mr Nikolay NIKIFOROV (The Russian Federation) Ms Catherine A. NOVELLI (U.S. Department of State) Mr Günther H. OETTINGER (European Commisson) H.E. Prof. Naana Jane OPOKU-AGYEMANG (Ministry of Education (Ghana)) Mr. AYALA Orlando (Microsoft) Dr. Armen ORUJYAN (Athgo Corporation) H.E. Safuneituuga PAAGA NERI (Independent State of Samoa) Mr. Esteban PACHA-VICENTE (International Mobile Satellite Organization, IMSO) Dr. Supachai PANITCHPAKDI (UNCTAD) H.E. Dr Jernej Pikalo (Slovenia) Dr Sam PITRODA (Republic of India) H.E. Ms Anusha RAHMAN KHAN (Pakistan) Mr Christian ROISSE (EUTELSAT IGO) Dr. Abdulaziz Bin Salem AL RUWAIS (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia) Atty. Rodolfo A. Salalima (Philippines) H.E. Mr Adama SAMASSÉKOU (International Council of Philosophy and Human Sciences, IBPHS) Mr. Jean-Louis SCHILTZ (Schiltz & Schiltz) Sir. Martin SORRELL (WPP) Dr. Shashi THAROOR (Republic of India) H.E. Mr Masahiko TOMINAGA (Japan) Mr José Manuel Do Rosario TOSCANO (International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (ITSO)) Dr Hamadoun TOURÉ (Co-Vice Chair, ITU) H.E. Mr Malcolm Bligh TURNBULL (Australia) Mr Sunny VARKEY (GEMS Education) Mr. Ben VERWAAYEN (Alcatel-Lucent) Professor Muhammad YUNUS (Yunus Centre) H.E. Ambassador Sha ZUKANG (United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs)