Derek Kerton

    • Member Type(s): Expert
    • Title:Principal Analyst
    • Organization:The Kerton Group
    • Area of Expertise:telecom, wireless, mobile
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My Expertise

    My Expertise

      Area(s) of expertise: telecom, wireless, mobile
      Summary of expertise:
      Derek Kerton, Principal Analyst and head of the Wireless Practice for the Kerton Group, a consulting firm focused on advanced telecom, is also the Chairman of the Telecom Council, an association for global telco executives and their ecosystem counterparts. Internationally recognized for his telecom industry insight and consults for companies throughout the telecom value chain (NTT DoCoMo, SKTelecom, Disney, ESPN, Sony...) and the financial community on the telecom market issues (Credit Suisse, Merrill Lynch, Dow Jones, Morgan Stanley...). Mr. Kerton also sits on boards for Aegis Mobility, KeyZap, and envIO, and is frequent chair and moderator in telecom industry conferences globally. Mr. Kerton is quoted, published and interviewed globally on CNN, CNBC, BloombergTV, and Wall Street Radio, with his industry research and analysis available through TechDirt, articles, research, white papers and online at
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      Books/articles published:
      Full list here: more see: CMP Media's "Going Mobile" contributing author- Techdirt blog's wireless analyst ( VoIP- LBS- Mobile phones- WiMax, LTE- Wireless business- telecom entrepreneurs
      Prior media experience:
      CNN, CNBC, WSJ Radio, Bloomberg TV, Washington Post, USA Today, Miami News, Seattle Times, Modern Marvels
      Educational background:
      MBA Cornell University's Johnson Graduate School of ManagementBA Economics University of Waterloo (#1 University in Canada)

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