Hector Huici Appointed as Senior Advisor for Latin America’s South Cone at Access Partnership

Posted on 8th June 2020

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Former ICT Secretary of Argentina will advise Access Partnership clients on regulatory matters and government engagement in LATAM’s South Cone.

Access Partnership, the leading global public policy consultancy firm for the tech sector, today announced that it has appointed Hector Huici, Partner of Pinedo & Huici, as Senior Advisor for the Latin America region. Based in Argentina, and with a longstanding presence in the LATAM ICT community, Huici will advise telecom and technology clients on navigating regulatory barriers and drive the adoption of policies that support digital transformation.

Huici has more than 30 years’ experience in the ICT sector working primarily with the Argentinian government. He has held high level positions including Information and Communications Technology Secretary of Argentina, where he was responsible for defining the telecommunications policy for the Government and lead the regulatory team that reviewed and updated ICT regulations, a 10-year spectrum roadmap proposal, including 5G, and was part of the Commission in charge to draft the Convergence Communications Act.

As a representative of the National Government in the ITU and a regular speaker at international forums, Huici has played a major role in the development of regulatory best practice, globally.

Christopher Casarrubias, Head of Region for Latin America, Africa, and the Middle East (MEALA) at Access Partnership commented, “We are thrilled to have Hector onboard; he is truly an expert in telecommunication policy and strategy and will make a significant contribution to our operations in the south cone. Alongside, our Mexico-based partner, Fernando Borjon, Hector will further strengthen our presence and expertise in Latin America.”

Gregory Francis, Managing Director, Access Partnership, added, “Hector’s appointment demonstrates our continued commitment to the LATAM market. His background and wealth of experience made him the obvious choice, and we are confident that Hector will offer our clients significant expertise on everything from connectivity to digital economy regulation.”

Hector Huici, Senior Advisor – Latin America, Access Partnership, said, “ Access Partnership has a well-established name worldwide as a leading ICT public policy consultancy firm , so I’m excited to join the team and look forward to advising clients across the Latin America region, enabling them to navigate their government relations and any barriers to market they may be facing.”

About Access Partnership

Access Partnership is the world’s leading public policy firm ensuring market access for technology. We monitor and analyse global trends for the risks and opportunities they create for technology businesses and identify strategies to mitigate those risks and drive the opportunities to our clients’ advantage. Our team uniquely mixes policy and technical expertise to optimise outcomes for companies operating at the intersection of technology, data and connectivity.

To request an interview with Hector Huici or for more information on Access Partnership, please contact Ivan Ivanov, Senior Marketing and Communications Manager at Access Partnership.

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