Speaker details

David Pollington

Head of Services


David Pollington is the Head of Services at the GSMA, providing technical & strategic steer on identity across a number of GSMA's programmes including Mobile Connect (a worldwide x-MNO authentication & identity initiative), IoT and RCS (business messaging).

Prior to joining the GSMA, David was part of the Vodafone R&D leadership, instrumental in driving many of the key technology transitions across the industry as mobile devices evolved from pure telephony devices to the smartphones of today and generating new revenue opportunities for Vodafone.

David graduated from Imperial College, London with a Masters degree (MEng) in Electrical & Electronic Engineering and has more than 23 years' experience in the mobile industry.


Date Title

AImpact Summit 2019

Nov 28, 2019
Applications of AI and Use Cases
Revolutionising Mobile Networks

European Identity & Cloud Conference 2019

May 15, 2019
Identity - Best Practice II
A Hitchhiker's Guide to the Growing Pace and Innovation of Identity Services in the Mobile Industry

European Identity & Cloud Conference 2018

May 17, 2018
Mobile Identity & Security
Mobile Connect: Mobile-Based Secure and Private Identity Services
May 17, 2018
Mobile Identity & Security
Solving Identity Challenges in Securing Mobile Apps