Cate Nymann

Public Policy Manager

Government Affairs - Belgium

Cate Nymann is a Senior Manager with Cisco’s Government Affairs team and is an expert on EU broadband and telecoms policy as well as digital trade. She takes a leading role within industry amongst others as the Chair of DIGITALEUROPE’s working group on Digital Infrastructure & Services and Vice-Chair of the Digital Economy Committee in AmCham EU.

Prior to joining Cisco, she was the Head of Office for a Danish Member of European Parliament (MEP), at the time Vice-Chair & Coordinator in the Parliament’s Industry Committee (2009-2014) and also worked as an advisor on European Affairs in the Danish national Parliament.

She holds a MSc in EU Politics and Government from the London School of Economics and Political Science.


September 2, 2020


Wi-Fi has never been more critical but needs harmonised 6GHz spectrum now

3 min read

The European Conference of Postal and Telecommunications Administrations (CEPT) has been drafting rules to allow Wi-Fi into the lower 6GHz band. This process is now entering the final phase, to continue providing high speed, high quality wireless broadband in Europe.

February 19, 2020


Connectivity is at the Heart of Powering a Digitally Transformed Europe

3 min read

Cisco welcomes the European Commission’s new strategy released today on Shaping Europe’s Digital Future. The Commission’s focus on bringing digital into Europe’s mainstream economy and society is a powerful way to restore our global technological leadership and ensure the digital transformation is inclusive of all. As we laid out in our new Annual Internet Report, […]

September 29, 2019


Priorities for Accelerating Europe’s Digital Transformation

2 min read

As reflected in Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen’s priority to make ‘Europe fit for the Digital Age’, Europe is on the cusp of digital transformation truly taking off. This...

April 30, 2019


Wi-Fi 6 Will Help Power the 5G Era’s Positive Impact on Jobs, Economies, and Peoples’ Quality of Life

2 min read

Yesterday, Cisco announced its first series of new Wi-Fi products based on the 6thgeneration Wi-Fistandard: Wi-Fi 6. Just like 5G is a sea change for cellular radio technology that...