Martin Duckworth, an Associate Director in the Telecommunications Practice, is a highly experienced regulatory and financial expert with extensive knowledge of competition and commercial issues. Martin combines his vast technical and financial telecommunications policy experience with his outstanding analytical ability to deliver results that achieve clients’ strategic objectives. Martin has worked since 1995 in the field of communications regulation, first as an employee of OFTEL and, since 1998, as a consultant based in Belgium, Spain and the UK. During this period Martin has been at the forefront of regulatory developments both in the United Kingdom, the EU and other liberalised markets around the world.
Martin has written numerous stakeholder reports influencing EU and national regulation on areas including mobile call termination rates, spectrum pricing, network sharing and access conditions to be placed on dominant operators. He has extensive experience developing and reviewing service costing models. Advising European operators and regulators during reviews of regulated charges, he also supports clients through subsequent decision appeals.