Dimitris Mavrakis

Research Focus

Dimitris Mavrakis, Research Director, Strategic Technology, leads ABI Research’s telco cloud and telecoms transformation sector, including AI and machine learning technologies, SDN, NFV, and 5G. Dimitris also covers network operating systems, as well as telco software and applications, and is leading research on the value chain transformation in the telecoms, IT, and enterprise sectors.

Past Experience, Membership, Accolades and Media

Prior to joining ABI Research, Dimitris was a Principal Analyst with Ovum, covering telecom network infrastructure and leading research in SDN and NFV. At Ovum, Dimitris was involved in thought leadership regarding the future of networks and has led more than 50 projects on behalf of Tier One operators and vendors. Prior to Ovum, Dimitris was a Senior and Principal Analyst for Informa Telecoms & Media, after having led and performed road tests on behalf of Tier One network operators around the world.


Dimitris holds a PhD in Mobile Communications and a MSc in Satellite Communications, both from the University of Surrey.


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