Glenn joined the Open Data Lab Jakarta in 2015 and leads the research efforts as the Lab’s Research Manager. Over the years, he has led the research, capacity-building, and innovation projects in the area of open data and data empowerment at the city and national levels in Indonesia as well as in Asia.
Prior to joining the team, he worked at several multinational telecommunication companies, including Motorola and Ericsson. He has 12+ years of experience in the telecommunication industry in Indonesia as a technical project manager and a consultant for the planning and optimization of mobile networks, for Telkomsel and XL Axiata.
Glenn holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering (Telecommunication) from Telkom School of Engineering in Indonesia. He also holds a Master’s degree in Digital Communication Systems and Technology from the Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden, and a PhD (Information Systems) from the University of Melbourne in Australia wherein he did his Doctoral Research in the field of “Information and Communication Technology for Development (ICT4D)”.