Rosenbrock, Karl Heinz

06921 Sophia Antipolis
Voice:+33 492 94 4212
Fax:+33 (0) 493 65 47 16

Karl Heinz Rosenbrock has been the Director-General of the European Telecommunications Standards Institute, based at the ETSI Secretariat in Sophia Antipolis (South of France), since November 1990.

He was born in Hermannsburg, Germany in June 1941 and studied at the Technical University of Braunschweig, from which he received the degree of Diplom-Ingenieur in 1967.

He immediately joined the Deutsche Bundespost. Subsequently, he held the position of Head of Section for international switching at the Telecommunications Centre (FTZ) at Darmstadt. He then became project leader and Head of Section for the digitalization of the telephone network and the introduction of ISDN in the former Federal Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications in Bonn and then Head of Department back at the FTZ in Darmstadt for telephone and ISDN Technology, Planning, Operation, Testing and Services.

Before joining ETSI he was Head of the Standardization Division of the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications (BMPT) at Bonn.


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