Dinesh Chand Sharma
Director – Standards & Public Policy,
European Project SESEI
Since 2012, Mr. Dinesh Chand Sharma is associated with EUROPEAN STANDARDISATION PROJECT SESEI as Director – Standards and Public Policy. In this role and as Seconded European Standardization Expert in India, Mr. Sharma acts as the focal point in India representing the European standardization model on behalf of its five Project partners: European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI), European Committee for Standardization (CEN), European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization (CENELEC), European Commission (EC) and European Free Trade Association (EFTA). The activity of the Project SESEI is focused around sectors covering Smart City, ICT, Automotive and Electrical Equipment including Consumer Electronics.
Prior to this, Mr. Sharma worked with Ericsson for 15 years, having last working profile as “Director – Regulatory Affairs & Industry Relation”.
Mr. Sharma began his career in Technical Customer Support back in 1992 and has over 24 years of industry experience covering various profiles as Head of Regulatory Affairs, Head of Account Management & Commercial Management and Customer Support both in India and abroad.
Mr Sharma also hold position such as Chairman Advisory Committee of M2M+IoT Forum India, Chairman Standards & Policy Working Group of IET IoT Panel, Member of WG on M2M/IoT at Telecommunication Engineering Centre, Department of Telecom etc.
Mr. Sharma has a bachelor degree in Electronics, highest honors in Business Management from Stratford Institute, USA and a SUN Solaris certification.
Session: Standardization & Framework