Program Participant

Program Participant

Donnie Defreitas

Director, PiRRC, and Regulator, Office of the Regulator
Samoa

Donnie Defreitas has three decades of experience in the telecommunications industry, focusing mainly on policy development and regulation of the sector.

He holds a Masters in Electronic Engineering from Institute Superior Jose Antonio Echeverria, in Havana, Cuba.  His achievements include the playing a leading role in negotiating with Cable and Wireless for the termination of its monopoly in the Caribbean and the establishment of the Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (ECTEL), the regional regulatory body for the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States sub-region.

Regulator for Samoa, for 2009 to 2015 he now serves as Director of the Pacific ICT Regulatory Resource Centre (PiRRC). PiRRC, a World Bank funded project housed at the University of the South Pacific, PiRRC has a mandate to provide support for Pacific Islands Countries in ICT regulatory matters.

You can find Donnie Defreitas in:

PiRRC Workshop: Regulating in a Tsunami of Change - The Small Island States Perspective
Sunday, 17 January 2016
15.30–17.00

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  • ADVA Optical Networking
  • CITIC Telecom International CPC Limited
  • CITIC Telecom International
  • Biznet
  • CenturyLink
  • Colt Technology Services
  • Shaw Business
  • Comcast Wholesale
  • China Telecom
  • MegaSys
  • Harris
  • Verizon Wholesale
  • China Unicom Global Limited
  • BTI Systems
  • Paul Hastings
  • Level 3 Communications
  • Vodafone
  • REDCOM
  • Arbor Networks
  • Wolfe
  • PCCW Global
  • Telus
  • ATLANTIC-ACM
  • Infinera
  • CoreSite
  • TNZI
  • Digital Realty
  • World Hub Communications Limited
  • Ciena
  • GTT
  • Telstra
  • Lumen Networks

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  • ADVA Optical Networking
  • CITIC Telecom International CPC Limited
  • CITIC Telecom International
  • Biznet
  • CenturyLink
  • Colt Technology Services
  • Shaw Business
  • Comcast Wholesale
  • China Telecom
  • MegaSys
  • Harris
  • Verizon Wholesale
  • China Unicom Global Limited
  • BTI Systems
  • Paul Hastings
  • Level 3 Communications
  • Vodafone
  • REDCOM
  • Arbor Networks
  • Wolfe
  • PCCW Global
  • Telus
  • ATLANTIC-ACM
  • Infinera
  • CoreSite
  • TNZI
  • Digital Realty
  • World Hub Communications Limited
  • Ciena
  • GTT
  • Telstra
  • Lumen Networks
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