Analyst Profile

Jouni Forsman

Jouni Forsman

Research VP

20 years at Gartner ,  27 years industry experience

Roles and Responsibilities

Jouni Forsman is a Vice President in Gartner Research. His current research focus is professional services for communication service providers including digital business enablement. Mr. Forsman has initiated numerous new coverage areas for Gartner during his 20 years with the company. He has a global focus and has been based in California, the U.K. and now France in Gartner research.

Areas of Coverage

  • Networking & Communications Equipment


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Forsman was an industry analyst in Silicon Valley. He has also held positions as a communications professional, as well as an independent market consultant and researcher, both in Europe and in Silicon Valley.

Professional Background

F&S, Analyst, 3 years
Turku School of Economics, Researcher, 4 years
WMC, Communications Professional, 1 year


M.B.A., International Business, Monterey Institute of International Studies, California
M.S., Economics and International Marketing, Turku School of Economics