Santiago Tenorio

Fellow and Director of Network Architecture, Vodafone

Santiago Tenorio

Speaker Bio

Yago is Fellow and Director of Network Architecture at Vodafone. His team delivers the Strategy and Architecture of the Fixed and Mobile Network. One of the most important missions is to lead the company into the Network as a Platform transformation, drive Open RAN in the industry and shape the 5G evolution, including AI and Low Latency services.


With nearly 20 years of history, his team is recognised as one of the most innovative and influential ones in the Mobile Industry – endorsed by more than 150 patents and well known developments such as Single RAN, and more recently Open RAN. The team has driven Vodafone to be the first European operator to announce sizeable deployment plans, with the first commercial site already live for 4G and 5G in the UK.


Aside to his role in Vodafone Yago is also serving as Chairman of the Board at TIP (Telecom Infra Project) as well as Chairman of the Board at Lime Mycrosystems.