Sean Kennedy

M: +44 7507 840739
T: +44 20 3908 7015

Sean is a telecommunications regulatory specialist with over 22 years of wide-ranging international commercial and regulatory experience in public and private sectors. He has a sophisticated knowledge of political processes and economic frameworks in a regulatory context complemented by a solid grounding in microeconomic policy and applied research. He has published extensively on Telecoms public policy issues and is often asked to present at conferences on regulatory matters in Telecoms.

Sean has specialist skills in network economics, cost modelling, telecoms strategy development, interconnection agreement negotiations and the economic impact of regulatory interventions. He has worked extensively on regulatory issues for mobile and fixed telecoms operators across the world providing strategic and policy advice to governments and regulators in a number of developed and emerging markets. His clients include leading Telecoms multi-nationals such as Vodafone, BT and Etisalat as well regulators such as Ofcom in the UK.

Prior to joining CEG Europe, Sean held senior roles at KPMG, Mott Macdonald, Ovum, Orange UK as well as working seven years in regulatory affairs for Vodafone (in Australia, New Zealand and for Vodafone Group in the UK). He also worked for the Treasury for the New Zealand Government and the Australian Government.

Sean is a Board Director and Treasurer for the International Institute of Communications ( He has a Honours degree in Economics from Flinders University of South Australia.