Bob, a mobility expert and Wi-Fi pioneer, has written hundreds of articles and research reports on the mobile industry. Bob Egan’s commentaries have been featured in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Forbes, Business Week and Fortune magazine. His broadcast appearances include; ABC Night News, CNBC, the BBC TV and the MacNeil/Lehr NewsHour. Bob is a contributing writer for Forbes Velocity, a Focus.com Expert, a participating analyst with GigaPro and consultant to the Gerson Lehrman Group.
Bob is widely considered one of the mobile industry’s most influential strategists. Bob’s proven experience includes his earlier senior leadership roles and client engagement activity as the Global Head of Research & Chief Analyst at the Corporate Executive Board’s TowerGroup, President of the research firm Mobile Competency (acquired in 2005), Chief Strategy Officer of Corechange (acquired 2002), VP & Research Director at Gartner and Advanced Technology Director at Digital Equipment corporation (DEC).
Bob’s personal active research agenda includes; mobile banking & payments, mobile enterprise and business applications, mobile security and the mobile cloud.