Geoff Hollingworth is head of business innovation for Ericsson in Silicon Valley. He is responsible for next-generation business models for both network providers and their customers.
Most recently, Geoff was head of IP services strategy for Ericsson North America. Previously, he was responsible for overseeing the Ericsson brand in North America, during which time he also led Ericsson’s next-generation multimedia initiative to drive the three-screen experience for the Volvo Ocean Race. He joined Ericsson more than 20 years ago and has held roles in software R&D and mobile network deployment, and was director of marketing for Ericsson in North America. Geoff has been based in London, Stockholm, Dallas, and Palo Alto.
He holds a first-class honors bachelor’s degree in computing science and has won the Computing Science Prize of Excellence from Aston University in Birmingham, United Kingdom.