TitleCompany:Regional Director, Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Thailand
Bio:Mr. Ioane Koroivuki is regional Director of International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand. He was the Chief Executive Officer of Fiji International Telecommunications Limited (FINTEL) and has worked in various facets of communications including switching, data, satellite and submarine cable transmission systems. Mr. Koroivuki Joined FINTEL as a technical graduate and has been actively working in the Telecommunications Industry for the past 38 years. During the span of his career, Mr. Koroivuki has seen the evolution of two satellites ground communication systems and three generations of cable networks that have landed in Fiji. He was part of the evolution of switching networks from Software Programmed Switching systems to fully digitalized systems and instrumental in the introduction of NGN systems for FINTEL, the incumbent international operator prior to deregulation in 2009. Mr. Koroivuki is graduate of Coventry University, United Kingdom with an MSc in Telecommunications.