Director, Government & Industry Relations, Ericsson
Rene Summer is Director of Government and Industry Relations at Ericsson Group working with ICT public policies fostering trust and constructive long-term relationships with key policy makers and stakeholders. Rene is involved in shaping Ericsson’s global policy views in the following areas; cyber norms, 5G security, privacy, and cross-border data flows. In addition, Rene is also engaged in driving Ericsson’s analysis of internal political environment and geopolitical trends.
Rene has a broad international policy experience, engaging with policy makers across many jurisdictions and he is also active in several trade associations. Rene holds an MSc degree from Reading University UK in International Business and Finance with expertise in Business Strategy and Economic Policy. Part-time studies in International Relations, Comparative Politics, Foreign Policy Analysis, International Political Economy and Economic History.