Robert P. Anderson
18 years at Gartner , 34 years IT industry
Roles and Responsibilities
Bob Anderson is Research Vice President for small and midsize business (SMB) end-user applications in Gartner's Technology and Service Provider (T&SP) organization. He focuses on major IT vendors targeting SMBs and is an expert in ERP, SCM, CRM and BI technologies and strategies. Additional responsibilities include leading the T&SP SMB research agenda and the cross-organizational SMB practice team.
Areas of Coverage
- Cross Industries
Robert P. Anderson's Recent Gartner Activity
Report Highlight for Market Trends: Selling and Marketing SCM to Midsize Businesses, Worldwide, 2015
Market Trends: Selling and Marketing SCM to Midsize Businesses, Worldwide, 2015
Report Highlight for Market Trends: Application Infrastructure and Middleware in Small or Midsize Businesses, 2014
Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2014
09 November 2014 - 13 November 2014
Upcoming Gartner Events
Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Anderson held various product marketing and management positions related to enterprise application software at headquarters and in the field during a 17-year tenure with Digital Equipment.
Digital Equipment, Regional Software Manager, Enterprise Applications, 17 years
Mr. Anderson shared top honors as the best analyst worldwide covering SMB Business Applications by IIAR in 2009.
B.S., Gordon College, Wenham, Massachusetts
Postgrad, Georgetown University and Penn State University (Software Product Marketing Executive Programs)