John Byrne

John Byrne
John Byrne

John is Service Director for the GlobalData Global Telecom Technology & Software service. John and his analyst team monitor and evaluate activities in the markets for Mobile Infrastructure, Broadband/Multiplay Infrastructure, IP Services Infrastructure, Transport and Routing Infrastructure, Support & Operations Services, and the Service Enablement Ecosystem. He has 20 years of experience as a technology analyst identifying new market trends and business opportunities, and assisting clients on market positioning and product/strategy development. Follow him on Twitter: @Byrneingman.

Prior to joining GlobalData, John served as Senior Principal Analyst at IHS/Infonetics covering the IoT ecosystem. Previously, as the North American Communications Industry Research Lead at Accenture LLP, John focused on key priority areas, including IoT, digital services and service provider cloud. Prior experience includes serving as Research Director of IDC's wireless network infrastructure practice, as well as Director of Technology Business Research's networking and mobility practice, where he oversaw in-depth analysis of CSPs and telecom equipment and services vendors. Prior to that, John was a Wireless Industry Analyst at Kagan Research covering U.S wireless operators and tower companies; and Conference Director at the Center for Business Intelligence.

John is a frequent commentator in various industry and business publications, and often speaks at industry and client events. He holds a JD from the University of Baltimore, and a BA in Political Science from Boston University, with Minors in Economics and International Relations.

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