Carlos López Calvo

Manager of Wireless, Telefónica Group

Carlos  López Calvo

Speaker Bio


Carlos López Calvo is the Wireless Senior Manager responsible for Planning, Technology, Optimization, and Innovation at Telefonica Corporation. López Calvo has more than 27 years of experience in mobile networks in different roles. He started his career in Telefonica Móviles Spain as RF Optimizer looking after Madrid network quality. Then, he served as Head of Radio in Madrid Network for many years and later, transferred to Telefónica Internacional as RAN Manager in 2010 to support Latin American businesses. Since 2011, López Calvo works at Telefónica Corporation as RAN Manager supporting all Telefonica OBs in RAN topics. His main interests today are Open RAN and how AI/ML can be applied to RAN systems in Telefonica’s networks.