Mr Peter Walker MA CEng FIET

Member of the Communications Policy Panel

Mr Peter Walker MA CEng FIET

Mr Walker has been a member of theIET Communications Policy Panel since its creation in November 2002.

Peter Walker is currently a consultant specialising in telecoms technology, regulation and related public policy issues. He was formerly Director, Technology at Oftel, the UK's past telecoms regulator (1993-2003), where he played an active role in both policy development and compliance, as well as a providing strategic expert advice on technology issues.

Prior to Oftel, Peter was with BT (1971 - 1993) where he performed a range of network engineering roles, notably as Head of Planning for the London Network and Director, Planning in BT International.

n 2002, the IEE (predecessor of the IET) awarded Peter an Achievement Medal for his outstanding contribution to Communications.