Who we are

Making fibre
happen
for you

The FTTH Council Europe is led by an elected Board of Directors and a contracted operational Team, managed by the Director General, which runs the activities of the Council.


Our Committee Chairs coordinate the contributions of our members on a selection of key topics.

Meet our team

Eric Festraets

Eric Festraets

Director Business Strategy Fixed Networks at Nokia
President, FTTH Council Europe
Steffen Leiwesmeyer

Steffen Leiwesmeyer

Head of Financing Digital Infrastructure at Hamburg Commercial Bank AG
Treasurer, FTTH Council Europe
Luigi Gambardella

Luigi Gambardella

Head of European Affairs of Open Fiber
Board Member, FTTH Council Europe
Su Guaglianone

Su Guaglianone

Senior Marketing Director at CommScope
Board Member, FTTH Council Europe
Mike Knott

Mike Knott

FTTH Market Development Manager at Corning
Board Member, FTTH Council Europe
Raf Meersman

Raf Meersman

Chief Executive Officer at Comsof
Board Member, FTTH Council Europe
Jan Schindler

Jan Schindler

Market Intelligence & Business Development at Prysmian Group
Board Member, FTTH Council Europe
Christof Sommerberg

Christof Sommerberg

Senior Vice President Public Affairs at Deutsche Glasfaser Holding GmbH
Board Member, FTTH Council Europe