Volker Ziegler

6G Leadership, Chief Architect Nokia, Bell Labs

Volker is an energetic leader with 25+ years of broad and international experience in the telecommunications industry. He is known for his strong commitment to customer and team achievements.

Throughout his career, Volker has demonstrated an ability to meet and exceed targets through a strong intellectual grasp, excellent leadership skills, and a deliberate focus on creating new opportunities and business development impact.

Currently, Volker exercises a leadership role with Nokia Bell Labs in 6G research. He leads Nokia’s digital transformation initiatives to explore and leverage innovations with customers and partners in the fledgling ecosystem for the 6G era.

In his previous role as Head of 5G Leadership and Chief Architect of Nokia Mobile Networks, Volker played a crucial role in defining Nokia e2e 5G offering and positioning Nokia strongly in 5G and associated innovation, technologies, and architecture.