Umut graduated in 2002 at the university in Utrecht. After working at KPN, BT and Alcatel-Lucent(Nokia), he joined Turk Telekom 7 years ago as Senior/Lead Architect Fixed Networks. Nearly 18 years of experience in Telco Networks and Broadcasting Technologies. Member of the 1588 SG, responsible for the DVB-T network at KPN, managing the global MPLS network at BT, designing the 4.5G Mobile Network, Media Transport Network and Centralized Video Assistance Referree (VAR) system at Turk Telekom. Currently working on the development and rollout of 5G with emphasis on time synchronisation and distribution over fixed networks.