Uwe Nickl is the co-founder of Open Dutch Fiber. He is an experienced leader in the European digital infrastructure space, with a proven track record of delivering effective programmes to deploy fibre broadband.
Mr. Nickl has most recently been the CEO of Deutsche Glasfaser Holding GmbH from 2016 until 2021. Before joining Deutsche Glasfaser he had been CEO of the pepcom Group since 2014 and previously held leading positions as Executive Director of the Board of Directors and Chief Sales Officer of euNetworks Group Limited. Mr. Nickl has been involved in various management positions at Level 3 Communications for a total of 10 years, initially as Managing Director of Central and Eastern Europe. Subsequently, as Senior Vice President, he headed the strategy, product world and marketing in Europe. He was also responsible for the operation and expansion of the company’s submarine cables. Mr. Nickl began his career in the telecommunications industry in 1997 in the network division of Siemens AG.
Mr. Nickl studied business administration in Germany and the Netherlands.