Joe Barrett

President Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA)

Joe Barrett is the President of the Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA), the leading industry association representing mobile industry suppliers worldwide.

GSA promotes and advocates the family of 3GPP technologies covering the evolution of 3G, 4G/LTE, and 5G technologies as well as standardized Low Power Wireless Access technologies. The GSA Spectrum Group advocates the harmonization of the spectrum for mobile use.

Prior to becoming the President of GSA, Joe worked at both Nokia and Qualcomm, representing each company on the GSA Executive Board. He helped drive the mobile technology agenda to position GSA as the trusted global supplier’s voice in the industry.