Next Big Development Has To Be Data: Mahesh Uppal
  • Elizabeth George
  • Sep 12 2013

September 12: The telecom sector today is less dependent on FDI, says Mahesh Uppal, Telecom Analyst and Director at Com First India. There are serious concerns about low profitability, a need for consolidation and lack of clarity on M&As in the telecom sector, he says. “Our focus has to shift from voice to data, which needs far more help from regulators,” he says, adding that even the TRAI recommendations did not tackle data issues.