Fernando Borjón

Fernando has more than 20 years’ experience in the ICT sector, working primarily with the Mexican government.

The Economic Value of A2P SMS in Mexico

The Economic Value of A2P SMS in Mexico

The increased connectivity enabled by digital technologies has changed communication patterns throughout economies and societies and played an important role...

25 Jan 2024 Reports
Exploring the Future of Connectivity in Latin America: A Critical Analysis

Exploring the Future of Connectivity in Latin America: A Critical Analysis

In a world where approximately 2.6 billion people remain disconnected, the future of connectivity in Latin America hangs in the...

15 Dec 2023 Reports
Access Alert | Reflections on Mexico’s Cybersecurity Bill

Access Alert | Reflections on Mexico’s Cybersecurity Bill

On 25 April – three days before the legislative summer recess – Congress introduced the long-awaited cybersecurity bill. Totalling 92...

10 May 2023 Opinion
dpl news | Chile puts legal certainty over the 6 GHz band on hold

dpl news | Chile puts legal certainty over the 6 GHz band on hold

This article was originally published in dpl news on 23 September 2022.  Legal certainty is a principle of certainty required to...

12 Oct 2022 Press
dpl news | E-Commerce, Learning from the Pandemic and the Way Forward

dpl news | E-Commerce, Learning from the Pandemic and the Way Forward

This article was originally published in dpl news on 29 June 2022.  On 31 March, the Investigating Authority of the Federal...

5 Jul 2022 Press
Access Alert | Ally-shoring: A Strategy to Expand U.S-Mexico Tech Ties

Access Alert | Ally-shoring: A Strategy to Expand U.S-Mexico Tech Ties

On 13 April, U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen mentioned in a speech that the United States should favor friend-shoring supply...

4 Jul 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | Mexican ICT Regulator Green-Lights Government Rescue of Altán Redes

Access Alert | Mexican ICT Regulator Green-Lights Government Rescue of Altán Redes

Mexico’s Federal Telecommunication Institute (IFT) unanimously approved the financing plan set forth by telecommunications company Altán Redes proposing a public-private...

24 Jun 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | President of Mexico Deems Proposals for IFT and COFECE Commissioners Invalid 

Access Alert | President of Mexico Deems Proposals for IFT and COFECE Commissioners Invalid 

The President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO), questioned the validity of six proposed lists for new Commissioners of Mexico’s Federal...

13 Apr 2022 Opinion
DPL News | 1,200 MHz of free spectrum to improve Internet access in Mexico

DPL News | 1,200 MHz of free spectrum to improve Internet access in Mexico

This article was originally published in DPL News on 7 February 2022.  Recently, arguments have circulated regarding new uses of the...

9 Feb 2022 Press
Digital Latam

Digital Latam

The September edition of Digital Latam takes an in-depth look at the latest digital developments in the leading regional markets....

15 Sep 2021 Opinion
Digital Latam: The Reality and Cost of Spectrum Rights

Digital Latam: The Reality and Cost of Spectrum Rights

At the beginning of this year, I was reflecting with a friend about the absence of a National Digital Strategy...

8 Oct 2020 Opinion
Digital Latam: Net Neutrality – A Strategic Tool For Society

Digital Latam: Net Neutrality – A Strategic Tool For Society

In the first article of our “Digital Latam” series, dedicated to digital policy developments in Latin America, Access Partnership’s Senior…
26 Aug 2020 Opinion