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Groupe Speciale Mobile Association (GSMA)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

GSMA is a business or industry association based in United Kingdom that was founded in 1987. As of 2019 they had $124 million in revenue and $33 million in assets.

The GSM Association (GSMA, or Groupe Speciale Mobile Association) is an association of mobile operators and related companies devoted to supporting the standardising, deployment and promotion of the GSM mobile telephone system.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Gsm Association.

Floor 2 Walbrook Bldg 25 Walbrook
United Kingdom
+44 (0)207 356 0600
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Program areas at GSMA

Technology - Shaping the mobile future generation in 5G, AI, Cloud, and IP communications through development of innovative technologies and commercial principals. Mobilising the internet of things to help operators add value and accelerate the capabilities of connected devices and adoption of mobile. Enabling trust in personal Digital Identity through streamlined authorization and authentication services, ensuring that only the necessary data required to authenticate is shared.

Spectrum - Improving mobile coverage and connectivity to meet the future demands for 5G and enhanced mobile broadband services while ensuring timely and afforable access to identified spectrums bands.

Industry Purpose - identifying and working with industry leaders, international organisations, and governments to maximise the positive impact of the mobile industry in tranforming people's lives and creating a more sustainable planet for all, in support of the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Form 990s for GSMA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-03Sep 9, 2020990View PDF
2018-03May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-03Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-03Apr 3, 2017990OView PDF
2015-03Oct 15, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for GSMA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$118,048,616
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-48,760
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$6,235,679
Total revenues$124,235,535

Vendors for GSMA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Smith and Howard PCTax accounting2020-02-17
█████████ ████████Software2019-09-16
█████████Content management system software2019-09-13
█████ █████████Public Relations$1,190,2662019-03-01
████████ ██████ ██ ███Legal Services$6,066,8262019-03-01
███It Solutions Service$1,260,7262019-03-01
███████ ██████Recruiting and Contract$14,596,3732019-03-01
█████ ████ ██ ███Research and Polling$1,038,2422019-03-01

Personnel at GSMA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
John HoffmanChief Executive Officer and Director, Gsma LTD.$0Sept. 26, 2020
Louise EasterbrookChief Financial Officer, Gsma$1.0 millionSept. 26, 2020
█████████ ██████ █████Chief Marketing Officer, Gsma-Sept. 26, 2020
████ ████████Chief Technology Officer, Gsma$1.2 millionSept. 26, 2020
█████ █████████Chief of Staff, Gsma-Sept. 5, 2019
█████ ████████Chief Strategy Officer$230,618March 31, 2018
███ ███████Chief Engineer$254,477March 31, 2018
██████ ██████Vice President , Policy and Reg$390,608March 31, 2018
██████ █████Finance Director$278,802March 31, 2018
███ █████████Global Head of Technology$253,417March 31, 2018
...and 20 more key personnel

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