Thomas FuerstSr. Director, IoT Solutions at Nokia, USA
Thomas Fuerst leads Nokia marketing for the Worldwide IoT Network Grid (WING) product group, with emphasis on agricultural and vertical solutions. In this role, he works across global markets and with operators of all sizes to help accelerate IoT revenue from innovative new solutions. Previously, he was responsible for marketing a variety of emerging solutions and services, including 5G professional services, IP video and optical networks. He brings more than 25 years of experience in the telecommunications market, with a career that includes a number of global assignments with Alcatel-Lucent prior to the acquisition by Nokia. Thomas holds an MBA from the University of Texas at Dallas and a BSEE from Christian Brothers College in Memphis, Tennessee.