Analyst Profile

Jessica Ekholm

Jessica Ekholm

Research Director

16 years at Gartner ,  16 years industry experience
Egham United Kingdom


Roles and Responsibilities

Jessica Ekholm works as a Research Director and Agenda Manager for the Consumer Services and Applications team. She focuses on consumer digital services and mobile apps and distruptive players in the market. She works closely with service providers, device and network infrastructure providers, and app ecosystem players. Ms. Ekholm leads Gartner's Cognizant Computing research efforts and supports our ongoing mobile application research, including leading the consumer app survey and analysis. She specializes in mobile messaging (OTT) app providers, mobile health and fitness, and the connected home. She leads the mobile broadband service focus, including LTE, covering mobile data traffic, mobile data usage, mobile video trends and mobile video optimization. Before joining the Consumer Services team, Ms. Ekholm worked as a Senior Business Analyst for the Gartner Cross-Technology department, concentrating on financial sector and vendor clients in Europe.

Areas of Coverage

  • Mobile & Wireless

Background

Previous Experience

Before joining the Consumer Services team, Ms. Ekholm worked as a Senior Business Analyst for the Gartner Cross-Technology department, concentrating on financial sector and vendor clients in Europe.

Professional Background

Computacenter, Business Analyst, 1 year

Education

B.S., European Business Studies, Vaxjo University, Sweden
M.S., International Trade and Finance, Lancaster University, U.K.
M.S., with distinction, Economics, Vaxjo University, Sweden

Languages

English
Norwegian
Swedish