Edi Fernando Vieira Filho

Edi Fernando Vieira Filho

Head of Network & IT Operations, Telefonica Group

Edi Fernando Vieira Filho is based in Madrid and is Head of Network and Systems Operations Transformation at Telefónica S.A., with the responsibility to foster, through automation, the transformation of the Telefonica’s Group Operators, using agile methods to seek more efficient models for the network and systems operations pursuing zero touch Operations supported by AI/ML and new ways of work.

He’s also responsible at a corporate level for Network and Systems Operations and for the IT Asset Management program, including infrastructure licensing management models.

Edi holds a bachelor’s degree in software engineering from Universidade Metodista de Sao Paulo (UMESP), with a Master degree in Business Administration from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV) and a post-graduation in Law applied to Telecom sector from OAB-São Paulo.

Working for 30 years in Telefonica Group, he has undertaken different positions inside the group, from Network Operations Engineer at Telefonica Brasil, Manager of Contracts and Vendor’s Management at TISA to Network Transformation Manager and Head of Network and Systems Operations at Telefonica S.A.