Analyst Profile

Jeffrey Mann

Jeffrey Mann

Research VP

20 years at Gartner ,  31 years industry experience
Amsterdam South East Netherlands

Roles and Responsibilities

Jeffrey Mann is a Research Vice President for collaboration and social software at Gartner Research. Mr. Mann focuses on social software, cloud office, collaboration tools, the collaboration market, and enterprise file sync and sharing. He is Agenda Manager for Gartner's coverage of Microsoft Office 365 and Google Apps for Work.

Areas of Coverage

  • Digital Workplace


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Mann was with Meta Group, where he served as a senior analyst covering e-business, collaboration, content management, portals, knowledge management and compliance. Previously, he was with Dutch software development vendor Uniface International, where he was the eighth employee. He continued with the organization after it was acquired by Compuware. During his 10 years there, he was documentation writer, support manager, product manager and director of product strategy.

Professional Background

Meta Group, Vice President, EMEA, 10 years
Uniface International/Compuware, Director of Product Strategy, 10 years


B.A., with honors, Special Studies (Philosophy of Journalism), Davidson College, North Carolina