Axel Hansmann




As vice president of strategy and marketing for Gemalto’s M2M business, Axel Hansmann brings more than 15 years of telecommunications and technology management experience to the management team. In this role, he’s responsible for developing strategies to drive business growth in new and existing M2M markets, enhancing the customer experience worldwide and building brand awareness as the market leader in M2M technology.
Before joining Gemalto, Mr. Hansmann was with boardeleven Management Consultants where he focused on evaluating market entry and strategic growth options in the M2M industry for a leading module manufacturer and mobile network operators.

Prior to that, he took on various responsibilities covering Network Technology, Product Management and Strategy over eight years at Telefónica, a leading telecommunications carrier in Europe.

Mr. Hansmann speaks multiple languages and earned degrees in electrical engineering and telecommunications management.