Val Jervis is a Principal Consultant at Plum and has over 35 years industrial and regulatory experience relating to radio communications. This includes eight years in senior roles directly involved in the licensing and regulation of fixed and mobile telecommunication services within the UK regulator.
She has been involved in and led a considerable number of studies relating to the development of spectrum policy and knowledge transfer for both large and small countries and has particular experience in issues associated with refarming of spectrum, spectrum licensing, pricing and award from a technical and market perspective. Her knowledge in these areas has enabled Val to provide advice to regulators world-wide on the development of spectrum roadmaps and also comment on associated draft regulations or provide advice on specific issues being faced such as release of spectrum for mobile services.
Val has a BSc (Hons) Electrical / Electronic Engineering from Lanchester Polytechnic and is a Chartered Engineer and a Member of the IET.