Mr. Nigel Cassimire - Caribbean Telecommunications Union

Mr. Nigel Cassimire

Consulting Telecommunications Specialist

Mr. Nigel Cassimire is a telecommunications engineer with over thirty years of experience in the industry, most of which were gained at the functional, management and executive levels of the incumbent telecommunications carrier of Trinidad and Tobago, Telecommunications Services of Trinidad and Tobago Limited (TSTT). He has intimate understanding of a broad range of telecommunications technologies and services and practical experience in network planning, network operations management and telecommunications policy development.

Mr. Cassimire has functioned as a Consulting Telecommunications Specialist since July 2005 and has worked extensively with the Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) Secretariat in Port of Spain in the areas of spectrum management and Internet governance.

He has also successfully undertaken consultancies for several of the member governments of the CTU and notably for close to two years with the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago through the Ministry of Public Administration and the National Secretariat for the Fifth Summit of the Americas and the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2009.

Mr. Cassimire has Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering as well as a Diploma in Management Studies from The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine. He is a fellow of the Telecommunications Engineering and Management Institute of Canada (TEMIC) and an alumnus of the Advanced Management Programme at INSEAD, Fountainbleau, France.