Ronan Le Bras
Manager of C.R.O.S.S Team (Customers, Radio Offers & Secured Solutions)
Ronan joined Orange UK as a Graduate Trainee in 1997 after Graduating with a MSc in Communication from Strathclyde University. He worked on emerging Radio technologies such as UMTS, Wi-Fi and WiMAX. He led the TD-LTE evaluation project in Bristol and was later transferred to the Orange Research & Innovation division in 2004 in Paris. He was 3GPP RAN delegate for Orange until 2007 participating in the definition of requirements for the LTE systems. Ronan has led several Orange projects on New Radio Technology including LTE for FWA in EMEA and recently LPWAN and Mobile IoT evaluation. In the IoT domain he represents Orange at the GSMA 5G IoT group and is member of the board of Directors of the LoRa Alliance since 20018. Recently Ronan took the leadership of a transverse team in Orange Innovation dedicated to Specialised Radio Networks for the B2B market to address new verticals of the industry and to provide technical & strategic recommendations to the Orange Group affiliates on topics such as IoT Networks, Private Mobile Networks.