Graham Trickey

Head of the IoT Programme, GSMA

Graham Trickey is Head of the IoT Programme at the GSMA. He works closely with network operators and the mobile ecosystem to help accelerate the delivery of new connected devices and services for the Internet of Things (IoT). He oversees a number of industry focused initiatives designed to support the growth of the IoT including the Mobile IoT initiative that had driven the implementation by operators of standardised Low Power Wide Area solutions in licensed spectrum that match the requirements of IoT users. He also initiated and manages the GSMA work globally on providing mobile connectivity to Drones.
Graham has worked at the GSMA for 17 years. He previously led the GSMA’s Network 2020 programme that created global IP based services, such as VoLTE and RCS, and assisted with the evaluation and adoption of interconnected operator IP services. Prior to that he led the GSMA’s Open Network Enabler API (OneAPI) project, that defined a commonly supported set of lightweight and Web friendly APIs, enabling mobile and other network operators to expose useful network information and capabilities to Web application developers.
Before joining the GSMA in 2001, Graham worked at Motorola for eight years as Director of End-to-End Solutions. He has also worked for major names like Intel, Texas Instruments, Inmos and ST Microelectronics.