Andres Escribano is New Business & Industry 4.0 Director in Telefonica Tech. He is responsible for developing the new business verticals for IoT, Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain, and he leads the Industrial IoT Solutions business, including 5G for enterprise Solutions. He is co-chairman in GSMA Smart Manufacturing Group.
Previously, was responsible for the Global IoT connectivity business in Telefonica during 4 years (more than 18 Mll IoT lines around world), including the Telefonica IoT Platform Global Product Area, IoT Partners Program & Business Technology Area) .
For 6 years, he implemented and managed the ERP/PDM information systems in EADS (Airbus), Later he joined Telefonica in 1999 where he was responsible for IT and Security in Quam Switzerland (former O2 group). For 9 years in different organizations in Telefonica (Spain and Latam Corporation & MNCs), focus in the B2B Business.