Ms. Smith is a founder and director of Cavell Group, a convergence, mobility and cloud research and consulting firm. Across her 25 years in the telecommunications industry, Ms. Smith has a history of successfully launching new capabilities and transformational initiatives for service providers in the high-speed data communications market. Prior to founding Cavell Group in 2002, Ms. Smith was with Level 3 Communications from 1998 to 2002, most recently serving as Corporate Group Vice President and President, Europe. Before Level 3, she held product marketing and strategy roles at MFS International. Ms. Smith has worked and managed operations in both the U.S. and Europe. She holds a Masters (M.A.L.D) in International Business from the Fletcher School, Tufts University and B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Claremont McKenna College.