14 years at Gartner
29 years IT industry
Lincoln United Kingdom
Roles and Responsibilities
Ant Allan, Ph.D., is a Research Vice President in Gartner Research. He is a core member of the identity and access management (IAM) research community and specializes in identity assurance technologies, processes, policies and best practices.
Areas of Coverage
- Security & Privacy
Ant Allan's Recent Gartner Activity
Magic Quadrant for User Authentication
Roundup of Identity and Access Management Research, 3Q14
Predicts 2015: Identity and Access Management
Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit
16 March 2015 - 17 March 2015
Upcoming Gartner Events
Prior to joining Gartner, Ant Allan worked for two years as a product manager for security software products with a U.K. distributor. Before that, he worked for seven years in information security management for GA Life, focusing on IBM OS/390 RACF and information security policy, after short stints in application development and information technology training.
GA Life (now part of Aviva), Senior Information Security Analyst, 12 years
Software (Europe) Ltd., Technical Consultant, 2 years
B.Sc., with honors, Physics, University of Durham, U.K.
Ph.D., Theoretical Particle Physics, University of Durham, U.K.