Laureen R.: CEO - USA

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iCEO™: 11195
Position: CEO
Nationality: USA
Home Country: UK


I am a telecoms professional with 25 years of worldwide industry and investment experience. I have built and led several start-up telecoms companies and have been a member of several Joint Venture BOD's. I have a comprehensive understanding as to what is required to build and operate profitable technology companies, and how to restructure technical organizations.

Major Achievements

Negotiated a mobile license with the CPA for IRAQ, building out the first 3G network in the Middle East and re-structuring the MTC-Vodafone organization in Kuwait.

Industry Sector Competencies

• E-Commerce/Internet
• Software
• Telecommunications
• private equity
• Engineering

Professional Objectives

• Function: CEO, COO, VP Strategy, VP Bus Dev
• Interim Manager: Yes
• Permanent Position: Yes
• Consultant: Yes
• Availability: Full time
• Prefered Locations: London, Dubai, Milan, Frankfurt

Additional Professional Interests

• Non Executive Director Assignments

Countries Covered

• Germany
• United Arab Emirates (The)
• Italy
• UK

Operational Competencies

• Technologies to market (Expert)
• Business development (Expert)
• Acquisition and shadow management (Expert)
• New product or service launch (Expert)
• Geographical expansion (Expert)
• Company rescue or turnaround (Expert)
• Close down or sell off (Professional)
• Pre or post investment audit (Expert)


Home Country:
Full time
MSc Telecoms Eng., MBA
English, German
Management experience:
More than 15 years
Company size:
Start-up, SMB, Multinational
Interim Manager: