Lester Garcia - GSMA Mobile 360 Series

Lester Garcia

Lester Garcia

Head of Connectivity and Access Policy for Latam




With more than 20 years of experience in the ICTs Regulation and Policy in Latin America,  he is the former Chief of Regulatory Policy at COFETEL (the Mexican Telecom Regulator), where he was in charge of the design and coordination of regulatory decisions for the Mexican telecom market. He was a Regulatory and Policy Consultant for ICTs and Telecoms for 10 years before joining Facebook.


He has been a lecturer and Professor in Economics and Public Policy for different schools and universities in Mexico. Mr. Garcia holds a PhD in Public Policy (Universidad Anahuac 2008), a Masters in Public Policy (University of Chicago 1996) and a B.A. degree in Economics (ITESM 1993).