Analyst Profile

Sandy Shen

Sandy Shen

Research Director

12 years at Gartner ,  15 years industry experience
Shanghai China

Roles and Responsibilities

Sandy Shen is a Research Director with the e-commerce team at Gartner. She specializes in covering e-commerce and mobile payment technologies, players, market trends and go-to-market strategies. She has an in-depth knowledge of China's e-commerce market and players, as well as its social media space. Ms. Shen helps IT leaders understand technologies, vendor capabilities and market dynamics and respond to emerging trends and user behavior.

Areas of Coverage

  • Mobile & Wireless


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Ms. Shen worked for Siemens Mobile as a Strategic Marketing Manager. Her primary duties included developing marketing strategies for key carriers and supporting customer-facing engagements.

Professional Background

Global Wireless, Strategic Analyst, 1 year
Siemens Mobile, Strategic Marketing Manager, 2 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Excellence in Teamwork, Gartner Asia/Pacific, October 2004


B.S., Economics, Shanghai International Studies University
M.B.A., Wake Forest University, United States


Chinese - Mandarin
Chinese - Shanghaiese (Wu)