Jake Saunders, Managing Director and Vice President, Consulting, heads ABI Research’s Asia-Pacific research division. Jake brings highly developed analytical skills to the company, combined with years of expertise in the technology market research business and a proven track record of operations management. He devotes particular attention to the Asia market in relation to its mobile operator strategic positioning, infrastructure vendors, mobile device vendors and chipset manufacturers.
Prior to joining ABI Research, Saunders was a Research Director at Concise Insight, a leading UK-based wireless market research company. Before that, he served as Director of the Strategis Group’s European office.
During more than 20 years of telecoms consulting and analysis, he has advised global media on a number of telecommunications developments. In addition to the telecoms industry journals, he has been repeatedly interviewed on CNBC, BBC World, Channel News Asia and CNN International. Saunders holds a MS in Technology Management from the University of Manchester.