Practice Manager, Digital Development
Dr. Michel Rogy is the World Bank’s Practice Manager Digital Development for Africa and the Middle East.
The World Bank provides knowledge and financing to help close the digital divide and make sure countries can take full advantage of the ongoing Digital Development / Digital Economy revolution.
Before joining the Bank in 2011 he was for 6 years a Partner with Paris-based TERA Consultants, where he advised the European Commission DG InfSo as well as regulatory authorities and operators throughout EMEA on policy, strategic and regulatory issues in the ICT/telecommunications sector. Michel also worked for neuf telecom, an alternative French telecommunications operator, first as director of the Business Unit Interconnection and Carrier Services and Head of regulatory affairs, and then as director of the Business Unit Business Customers. He started his career as Partner with Ratingen-based EUTELIS Consult, where he advised the European Commission DG InfSo as well as regulatory authorities and operators throughout Europe. Michel holds a PhD in Economics from Telecom ParisTech and a Master Degree in Telecommunications from Telecom Bretagne. He speaks English, French, German and some Italian.