Analyst Profile

Nick Jones

Nick Jones

VP Distinguished Analyst

22 years at Gartner ,  34 years industry experience
Pinner United Kingdom

Roles and Responsibilities

Nick Jones is a Vice President and Gartner Distinguished Analyst. Mr. Jones' research focuses primarily on mobile business, mobile technology, and the Internet of Things (IoT). His research coverage includes business-to-employee (B2E) and business-to-consumer (B2C) mobility; mobile strategy; business use of wearable devices; IoT strategy, IoT applications and technology; wireless technology for people and machines; the impact of emerging technologies on mobility and the IoT; and mobile/IoT application development and testing. His research interests also include emerging trends/technologies, technology roadmapping, and the social impact of technology.

Areas of Coverage

  • Mobile & Wireless


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Jones gained wide experience in IT from both the user and vendor perspectives. He has worked for consulting organizations and software tools vendors in a variety of roles, including technical consulting, product management, product selection and evaluation, globalization and product architecture.

Professional Background

ECsoft, Software Engineering Manager, 3 years
Informix, European CASE Product Manager, 1 year
LBMS, Product Architect, 6 years


B.Sc., Computer Technology, University of Wales at Swansea