Senior Telecommunications Engineeer
Mr Sharp is a network engineer with Planetworks, an engineering firm closely associated with Intelecon (www.planetworks.ca). He provides technical support to Intelecon projects that involve network planning, design, specification, implementation, monitoring, appraisal, due diligence and regulatory analysis.
Ms Oestmann has a Masters Degree in Political Science (summa cum laude) and commenced her career in the European Commission's Telecommunications Department.
With over 25 years of experience, Mr. Sharp's portfolio spans the whole spectrum of telecommunications technologies from optical fibre and satellite to wireless and cellular communications, and public and private sector projects in 15 countries. He completed large scale planning, design and implementation projects in Canada, Philippines, and Thailand, and many smaller projects. He has been the technical expert on multi-disciplinary teams undertaking planning, design and due diligence projects in Canada, Eastern Europe and South America, preparing national telecommunication development plans in the Philippines and network expansion plans in Indonesia.