Senior Research Fellow
Christoph Stork, PhD, is Senior Researcher at the Research ICT Africa LIRNEasia’s sister organisation. He holds a PhD in financial economics from London Guildhall University, UK, a Diplom Kaufmann (MA) from the University of Paderborn, Germany, and a BA Economics from the Nottingham Trent University, UK.
He has more than 10 years research experience in Africa and has led continent wide household and small business surveys, providing the only multi- country demand side data and analysis of ICT access and usage on the continent, for use by regulators, policy makers and multilateral agencies such as the OECD and the ITU. His research has informed policies, laws and regulations in the ICT field, specifically in Namibia where he has provided technical advice to the regulator and Namibian Government on ICT policy and regulation, including a ground breaking benchmarking study on interconnection termination rates.