Lars Fischer is Chief Technology Officer of NORDUnet, the regional REN for the Nordic countries. NORDUnet operates a world-class network and e-Infrastructure service for the Nordic R&E community.
Lars' responsibilities include development initiatives; European projects; relationships with the European networking community; Nordic e-Infrastructure initiatives; and working with Nordic advanced users.
Before joining NORDUnet, Lars spent 10 years in the Telecoms industry as technical director at Tele2 and COLT Telecom. Prior to this, he did research in programming systems and helped establish early R&E network infrastructure. Lars has worked with advanced networking and computing systems for the past 25 years.