Pal Zarandy

Chief Advisor to the Chairman and Group CEO, 4iG Group

Pal Zarandy

Speaker Bio

Pal Zarandy is the managing director of 2ndConcept Telecoms Advisory and the Chief Advisor to 4iG Group’s CEO and Chairman. Pal has spent the last 15 years advising mobile operators, regulators, governments, mobile infrastructure vendors, telecoms investors, across over twenty countries. His advisory focuses on networks, radio spectrum, 5G deployment strategy and strategic supplier evaluation. Pal’s mobile industry analysis have been cited by international media outlets like Reuters, The Financial Times, The New York Times, and The Economist.

Pal started his career in Ericsson’s research lab where he invented several technology patents. Following this, for five years Pal worked at Vodafone Hungary from expert to senior manager positions, in the technology and commercial side.

Pal has spent the last two years working closely with the 4iG Group’s management in realizing its transformative strategy and growth in the telecoms sector across Central and Eastern Europe. 4iG is currently a leading info-communications group and operates mobile networks in Hungary, Albania, and Montenegro.

Pal supports 4iG’s management in setting the group’s strategic vision and guiding the development of the group’s road map for 5G, mobile infrastructure and spectrum investments, as well as mobile equipment vendor diversification, IT-Telco convergence, and Open RAN strategy.