Analyst Profile

Julian Dobbins

Julian Dobbins

Sr Director Analyst

1 year at Gartner,  35 years industry experience

Location:  United Kingdom  | Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Julian Dobbins is a Senior Director at Gartner where he covers Analyst Relations as part of the Tech Product Marketing research. Julian has nearly 20 years of tech marketing experience, including analyst relations, product marketing, product management, marketing and communications at IT services and software product vendors.


Previous Experience

Julian started his IT career in software development, as coder, tech support, pre-sales, solutions architect, consultant and trainer, before moving into Marketing, Product Management and Comms, where he began working with industry analysts. He has also worked as a freelance copywriter.

Professional Background

  • Cognizant, Analyst Relations, 8 years
  • Micro Focus, Product Manager, 9 years
  • webMethods, Sales Engineer, 3 years


  • BSc, Zoology, University of Nottingham