Head of Research
Gareth has worked in the telecoms industry for over 18 years, as both an analyst and consultant. He has held various roles and conducted over 100 bespoke projects for operators, vendors, regulators and other organisations, many of which have involved B2C and B2B research to address complex questions on markets, competitors and services.
The client projects Gareth has worked on consists of a diverse range of technologies, topics and geographies, such as: analysing the success factors of leading mobile sub-brands globally; assessing tariff plans in South Africa; assessing the opportunity to launch/support MVNOs in Western Europe; the impact of e-SIMs on consumer mobile and M2M/IoT services.
Current and previous client projects Gareth has managed include: BT, Cisco, Etisalat, Ofcom, Millicom, MTM, NTT, SK Telecom and the UK Space Agency.
Gareth’s key knowledge areas include: Wi-Fi, VoIP, broadband, bundling, FMC, backhaul services and solutions, mobile loyalty, MVNOs, sub-brands, e-SIM, OTT services, mobile applications, communications for emergency services, SLAs/SLGs.
Gareth has a degree in physics from the University of Manchester, is a keen cyclist, likes to cook, is a Tranmere Rovers shareholder as well as fan and spent a year in Siberia teaching English.