Donald (Yijun) Tan | Executive Vice President, Global Network
China Telecom Global | China

Donald (Yijun) Tan, Executive Vice President, Global Network, China Telecom Global

Mr. Yijun Tan (Donald) was appointed to Executive Vice President of China Telecom Global Limited in 2012. 
Prior to joining China Telecom Global Limited, Mr. Tan served as the President of China Telecom (Americas) Corporation, General Manager of Hunan Data Communication Bureau and Internet Department, Hunan Telecom Corporation. 

Mr. Tan graduated from Shanghai JiaoTong University with a Bachelor Degree in Electronics & Telecommunications. He earned a Master Degree from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, and a MBA Degree from Hunan Province Commercial Institute. 

Mr. Tan has over 20 years of managerial experiences in the telecommunications industry. Currently, Mr. Tan is responsible for Network Planning & Construction, Product Development, Network Operation, IT and Billing of China Telecom Global Limited


Conference Day One @ 09:55

Keynote Panel: Cables for a changing tomorrow

  • Relooking at business models – how effective is the traditional consortium model in today’s business climate?
    • Private vs consortium pros and cons: will we see a new business model emerging?
    • Who will build the next generation of cables? What will this mean for carriers
    • Which routes/regions can we expect a boom in new builds and growth in bandwidth consumption?
  • Addressing the changing face of the market
    • What do today’s customers want from cable operators/owners? How are we trying to meet their expectations?
    • How does that affect what operators and owners want from their suppliers?
  • Planning for tomorrow
    • How can we best plan to mitigate the risk imposed by permitting delays or capacity shortfalls?

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