Chairman GeSI / Executive Vice President Deutsche Telekom
GeSI / Deutsche Telekom
Luis Neves is Chairman of the Global e-Sustainability Initiative (GeSI), and Climate Change and Sustainability Officer, Executive Vice President at Deutsche Telekom Group. With over thirty years of experience at national and international level in the field of telecommunications and Information Society, Mr Neves has played a fundamental role in promoting the role of ICT in relation to climate change. He was the driving force and chairman of the steering committee of the landmark study SMART2020 – Enabling the Low Carbon Economy in the Information Age, the first report in the landmark series of which SMARTer2030, released in 2015, is the third instalment. He has held positions and participated in a range of international projects and initiatives including GeSI, the World Resources Forum Associations, the United Nations Global Compact Group, and the Steering Committee of the United Nations Caring for Climate Initiative.