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GSMA Europe

Identification number in the register: 30988577529-37
Registration date: 22/12/2011 10:24:15

The information on this entity was last modified on: 23/06/2015 10:15:29
The date of the last annual update was: 23/04/2015 16:49:03
Next update due latest on: 23/04/2016

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

GSMA Europe

GSMA Europe

non available

    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations

Trade unions and professional associations

    Contact details

GSM Association
The Walbrook Building
Walbrook, 25
London EC4N 8AF

(+44) 02073560600

Chaussee d'Etterbeek, 180
Brussels 1040

(+32) 27920550

    Person with legal responsibility

Ms  Afke Schaart

Vice President Europe

    Person in charge of EU relations

Ms  Afke Schaart

Vice President Europe

    Goals / remit

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

  • European
  • global

    Specific activities covered by the Register

• TSMR – Telecoms Single Market Regulation: Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on the Telecommunications Single Market - COM(2013) 634
• DSM - Connected Digital Single Market Strategy
• Review of Telecom Package – Review of electronic communications regulatory framework
• GDPR – General Data Protection Regulation: Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (General Data Protection Regulation) COM(2012) 11 final
• NIS – Network Information Security
Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning measures to ensure a high common level of network and information security across the Union - COM(2013) 48 final - 7/2/2013 - EN

• PSD2 – Revised Payments Services Directive
• EMF – Electromagnetic fields
• EHS – Electromagnetic HyperSensitivity
• M2M- Machine- to-Machine
• IoT- Internet of Things







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

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

75%: 6  



    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Daniel GUEORGUIEV 13/02/2015 04/02/2016
Claire-Marie HEALY 04/10/2014 02/10/2015
Marina SOLIN 17/03/2015 13/03/2016
Laszlo TOTH 06/11/2014 04/11/2015
Michela PALLADINO 23/09/2014 19/09/2015
Afke SCHAART 29/05/2015 27/05/2016
John CONMY 14/02/2015 04/02/2016

    Fields of interest

  • 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

    Membership and affiliation

•European Internet Forum (EIF) -
•Stakeholder Consultation Group for consumer rules for online and digital purchases (E03295)
•European Commission: EU-VAT-FORUM

    Financial data

04/2014  -  03/2015

1,000,000 € - 1,249,999 €

No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.

    Code of conduct

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