Omar Valdez de León

Omar Valdez de León

OMAR VALDEZ-DE-LEON is a Senior Consultant in Ericsson’s Consulting & Systems Integration organization, part of Business Unit IP and Cloud. Additionally, he provides independent advisory services and lectures on digital transformation.
Over the years Omar has worked across IT, telecom and industry in companies such as Bosch, Logica-CGI, Elster and Vodafone, with a focus on new business initiatives grounded in emerging technologies, including machine-to-machine and the Internet of Things.
His experience in IoT ranges from advising utility companies on smart grid strategies to devising IoT plans for large Telecom operators and smaller start-ups. He has also built, launched and managed IoT solution portfolios in utilities, transportation and retail.
Omar holds an MSc in Technology & Innovation Management from the University of Sussex in the UK, and an MBA at Manchester Business School, UK.