Analyst Profile

Annette Jump

Annette Jump

Research Director

20 years at Gartner ,  20 years industry experience
United Kingdom

Roles and Responsibilities

Annette Jump is a Research Director in Gartner Research, where she is part of the Worldwide Personal Technologies team. In her research, Ms. Jump is focused on the following areas: - Total personal technology market and spending - Role of devices in the smart workspace of the future - Immersive experience markets (augmented and virtual reality): competitive landscape, market trends, vertical adoption and future development scenarios - Device selection (PCs, tablets, smartphone, etc.) for business buyers; evaluation of leading tech providers across various device segments - Device and wearables market trends and emerging technologies - Operating systems market: Windows, Mac OS/iOS, Android. Windows 10 and its adoption in the market - Virtual personal assistants (Apple's Siri, Microsoft Cortana, Google Assistant) - The IoT's impact on device providers - Users' usage of devices at home and workplace

Areas of Coverage

  • PCs, Laptops & Handheld Devices


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Ms. Jump worked as a Product Manager for a number of international FMCG companies in Russia (including Cadbury Schweppes and Sara Lee/Douwe Egberts). Her main responsibilities involved coordinating market research, developing brand strategy and maintaining multiple liaisons with different external agencies.

Professional Background

Cadbury Schweppes, Brand Manager, 2 years
Sara Lee/Douwe Egberts, Product Manager, 1 year


First-Class Degree, Meteorology and Climatology, Moscow State University