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Profile of registrant

GSMA Europe

Identification number in the register: 30988577529-37
Registration date: 22/12/11 10:24:15

The information on this organisation was last modified on 25/11/14 09:14:16
The date of the last annual update was 25/11/14 09:14:16

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: GSMA Europe
Acronym: GSMA Europe
Legal status: non available
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Martin Whitehead
Position: Director

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Martin Whitehead
Position: Head of Europe

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 180 Chaussee d'Etterbeek 
Brussels 1040
Telephone number: (+32) 27920550
Fax number: (+32) 27920551
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The GSMA represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide. Spanning more than 220 countries, the GSMA unites nearly 800 of the world’s mobile operators, as well as more than 200 companies in the broader mobile ecosystem, including handset makers, software companies, equipment providers, Internet companies, and media and entertainment organisations. The GSMA also produces industry-leading events such as the Mobile World Congress and Mobile Asia Congress.
For more information, please visit Mobile World Live, the online portal for the mobile communications industry, at or the GSMA corporate website at
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 9
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Claire-Marie Healy 04/10/14 02/10/15
Michela Palladino 23/09/14 19/09/15
Harald Boerekamp 26/07/14 24/07/15
Daniel Gueorguiev 03/04/14 01/04/15
Laszlo Toth 06/11/14 04/11/15
Martin Whitehead 30/08/14 26/08/15


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Climate Action
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Customs
  • Development
  • Education
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health
  • Regional Policy
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Youth


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

GSMA Europe participates in the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), the European Internet Foundation (EIF), the UMTS Forum (Associate Member) the Global eSustanibility Initiative (GeSI) of UNEP, ITU and 3GPP

Financial data

Financial year: 04/2013 - 03/2014
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 900000  € - 1000000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.