Joyce Norcini


Joyce spent much of her career advising international IT and telecommunications companies on legal, governance and compliance issues.

She was General Counsel and Secretary for Nokia Siemens Networks from 2010 to 2013. Nokia Siemens Networks, headquartered in Finland, was one of the world’s largest mobile broadband infrastructure companies with revenues in excess of $15B. During her tenure, the Company underwent a transformation, including the acquisition of Motorola’s network assets, divestiture of multiple non-strategic businesses and the restructuring of 17,000 employees in over 100 countries.

Joyce joined Nokia Siemens Networks from Hewlett-Packard, where she spent thirteen years working in the U.S. and Europe. She held positions including Regional General Counsel for Hewlett-Packard’s Europe, Middle East and Africa region and Deputy General Counsel for the Enterprise business. Joyce played a key role in Hewlett-Packard’s merger with Compaq as well as other Hewlett-Packard acquisitions, working on pre-merger planning and post-merger implementation on many occasions.

She started her career as a prosecutor with the Office of the District Attorney in New York, practiced commercial litigation in a law firm and was in-house counsel to Pacific Bell and SBC.


J.D., New York University School of Law

B.A., Rosemont College

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