Pau Castells

Head of Economic Analysis GSMA

Pau is the Global Head of the Economic Research Department of GSMA. He is the author of high-profile economic research on telecommunications and the digital ecosystem and a recognized international voice on the key economic and strategic choices of digital transformation.

Before joining the GSMA, he developed his career as an economist in the financial sector and several UK government departments, specializing in the economic analysis of public policy and regulation in the energy, ICT, and digital sectors. Aside from economic research, he makes regular public speaking engagements with the media.

Pau holds a Ph. D. in Economics from the Autonomous University of Barcelona.