OpenSky Consulting is a young consulting company with independent senior consultants all having long experience working in the ICT / Telecom industry, primarily having worked for large mobile operators. We work on executive level and take on strategic assignments within our area of expertise (commercial, technical, operational ...).
The company’s main areas of activity are strategic advisory services in the areas of ICT, digitalization and business transformation - and specifically also in the field of mobile communications. We have strong competence and experience in mobile technologies and evolution ever since 2G – and have been looking into technical and business considerations around 5G and IoT for some years already.
The company’s other main area of activity is available for any industry horizontally across sectors. We have long experience in the HSSE, risk and sustainability area - and specifically also responsible supply chain management , climate change and renewable energy.
Stein has worked in the telecom industry for 35 years in many roles and with various top and middle management positions, in operational units as well as in corporate staff functions – and has been a pioneer in the global mobile industry in several ways, in the areas of standardization, internationalization, industrialization and globalization. Stein had key industry roles early on in the development of 2G as well as 3G, at European as well as global level, and has also spent a number of years working for the global expansion of mobile technology and mobile operator interests through engagement with and governance of industry consortia like e.g. the GSM Association. In most of his life, Stein has worked for mobile operators - but he has also worked as a supplier.
On the business side of things, Stein has had various leadership roles in Telenor’s international expansion e.g. through assignments in Germany and Malaysia. He has also contributed to the industrialization of Telenor Group, e.g. on technology and technology strategy across the group – and on building up Telenor’s global approach to HSSE and supply chain sustainability. He has also done security management within Telenor and at industry level.
Stein has managed small and large organizations and has had technical as well as commercial and social responsibilities, including Board experience, and has broad knowledge in the ICT industry. He also spent several years managing industry relations for Telenor Group, working directly with two Group CEOs, covering industry matters across the board, but primarily on strategic technology matters.
OpenSky Consulting AS
Midtveien 19 A
N - 0583 Oslo