Cynthia Gordon is a Board member of Eutelsat and Chairman of a listed Digital Ecommerce company. She has 30 plus years of global experience with major telecom operators, living and working across Western and Eastern Europe, Nordics, Middle East, Africa and Asia with leading operators such as Orange, Tele2, Millicom and Ooredoo.

Most recently as Millicom Africa CEO responsible for £1bn revenues across six countries she transformed strategy, leadership and financial performance resulting in the successful sale of a number of assets. Prior to this at Ooredoo where as Chief Commercial Officer she improved strategy, performance and talent, in operations with $8bn revenues across 17 countries. As Board member and subsequently advisor of Kinnevik AB one of Europe’s largest listed digital focused investment company’s she gained extensive investment experience. As a Tele2 board member for five years she saw the transformation of the company to a converged operator, focused on core countries with significantly improved financial performance.

Ms Gordon is recognized as a leading global telecom’s professional with a particular specialisation in Strategy, Operations and Leadership. She is a Freeman of City of London and is based in London.