Karl is a Bell Labs Consulting partner with over 20 years of experience providing advisory services to priority customers across the world. Previously, he was a management consultant for 15 years taking interim roles for utilities and operators and leading engagement teams for investors, operators, and government. Karl provides program oversight and support to boards and steering committees for engagements ranging from investment appraisal, post-outage support, resiliency, fixed and wireless network and operations evolution and from government initiatives to other strategic programs. He is known for leading the development of the case for fiber-based broadband on behalf of government and new investors. Karl has conducted the review and due diligence of >30 telecoms infrastructure investments. He has a proven track record of building mixed business and technology teams for major new technology investments.