Juan Manuel Caro

Juan Manuel Caro

Director Autonomous Network and JV´s Technology, Telefónica

Juan Manuel Caro is leading the transformation of the operating model towards a full autonomous network & IT based in AI/ML and a new way of working (DevOps, Agile, CI/CD/CT…)
Responsible, at a corporate level, for Operations (Network & IT, internal and external plant, fixed and mobile) and Infrastructure (network & IT rollout, rentals and energy) in Telefónica Group
Technical lead from GCTIO organization of Telefónica JVs (VMO2, FiberCos, DCs…)

He joined Telefónica Spain in 2001, holding different positions and leading transformation programs for Network, Operations and IT. In 2009 he was appointed to an Executive position within the CTO organisation of Telefónica Brazil, holding different roles such as network economic controller or transformation leader. In 2011 he was appointed Director Operations within Telefónica HQ, and he is currently reporting to the Global CTIO.


FutureNet World 2024

Day One (BST/UTC+1)
Tuesday 16 April 2024
Track B: Operations - Network AI & GenAI: Beyond the Hype
Panel: AI in Networks: Cutting through the hype