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Analyst and editor with 12 years of professional experience in market research and business journalism in telecoms, media and technology gained at the London-based competitivemore...Analyst and editor with 12 years of professional experience in market research and business journalism in telecoms, media and technology gained at the London-based competitive intelligence providers. Able to produce and turn around an excellent standard of written content to tight deadlines, including reports on key market drivers, trends, technological developments, news commentary, articles, features, press releases, web content. Quoted in the press.
Area Covered: telecoms, media, technology, databases, yoga, fashion, lifestyle, food, linguistics
Summary: I have 12 years of professional experience in market research, competitive intelligence analysis, business journalism and marketing communications. I have worked in the telecoms, media, technology and fashion sectors.
Job Title: Editor
Company: UMTS Forum
Description: Content Editor of the UMTS Forum"s weekly email-based newsletter (Mobilennium) specialising in the mobile broadband industry. Generating content related to 3GPP and IMT-Advanced technologies (including WCDMA, HSPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE Advanced). Monitoring network launches, handset and device releases, strategic announcements, M&A, spectrum licensing and regulatory issues.
Job Title: Telecoms Analyst
Description: Participated in the development of the new competitive intelligence function within the corporate centre. Responsible for researching and analysing relevant business, product and market information and developing meaningful insights for presentation and communication to business unit and senior executives. Provided an up-to-date evaluation of competitive threats and opportunities in the telecoms and media marketplace. Developed and maintained databases for the fixed-line, broadband and mobile markets, covering key variables, such as subscribers, revenues, networks and content. Researched and provided key metrics for trend analysis of market and technology developments (e.g. FTTH, IPTV).
Job Title: Telecoms Analyst
Company: IHS Global Insight
Description: Responsible for qualitative and quantitative analysis of broadband, mobile and convergent sectors, focusing on operators, new technologies, financial and operational performance, strategies, trends, and mergers & acquisitions. Carried out daily analysis of news inflow and industry developments for the company's core-product to a tight deadline. Authored premium content reports, focusing on market trends (e.g. Mobile Advertising, Cable TV Industry Consolidation). Participated in and reported from trade events and conferences (e.g. Mobile World Congress); delegated to moderate a panel at the CEE Telecoms Strategy Forum (Prague, June 2005). Quoted on developments in the marketplace in the international press: The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones, Red Herring, Manager Magazin. Liaised with and provided support to existing clients, as well as at new sales pitches.
Job Title: Marketing and PR Manager
Description: Responsible for planning and implementing PR and marketing strategy for haute couture fashion designer, achieving media coverage across select UK and international fashion media outlets.
Raised and managed sponsorship budgets (£120K) for catwalk shows and coordinated organization of catwalk shows for 600 guests at London and New York Fashion Weeks. Liaised with celebrity stylists, accomplishing product placements with high-profile celebrities (Christina Aguilera, Graham Norton, Pink and Mary J. Blige). Copywrote press releases and content for the website and coordinated the production of marketing collateral. Worked with commercial agents, buyers and importers to develop national and international sales networks.
Job Title: Senior Media Analyst
Company: Kagan World Media
Description: Coordinated research projects and produced premium reports identifying market trends. Developed forecasting models monitoring revenue and subscriber growth. Conducted qualitative and quantitative research and analysis of Fixed-line, Mobile, Broadband, Cable TV, Advertising, TV Programming, Media Mergers & Acquisitions sectors. Authored articles and features for monthly B2B magazine Euromedia, achieving industry exposure. Compiled marketing materials for core products.
Summary: I have a Masters of Arts in European Studies from Thames Valley University, London.
I also have a first class honours degree in English Language and Linguistics.
Degree: Bachelor of Arts (BA) - First Class Honours
Field of Study: English Language and Linguistics
University / College: University of Surrey, Roehampton Institute London
Degree: Master of Arts (MA)
Field of Study: European Studies
University / College: Thames Valley University, School of International and European Studies