Distinguished VP Analyst
15 years at Gartner
41 years industry experience
Toronto, ON Canada
Roles and Responsibilities
John-David Lovelock is a Research Vice President and Distinguished Analyst in the Gartner for General Managers team. John has served as Gartner's Chief Forecaster for the past 5 years.
John-David Lovelock's Recent Gartner Activity
Market Insight: Cloud Spending Trends Predict Future Digital Opportunities
Market Trends: Cloud Spending Data Shows Divergent Geographic Priorities
Stage of Digital Transformation Adoption in Manufacturing Industry Organizations Varies Significantly by ETA Profile
IT Spending Forecast, 3Q18 Update: Ride the Innovation Wave
16 October 2018
IT Spending Forecast, 4Q18 Update: What Will Make Headlines in 2019?
08 January 2019
IT Spending Forecast, 1Q19 Update: AI - Use it, Build it or Sell it
16 April 2019
On-Demand & Upcoming Webinars
Mr. Lovelock has 35 years of experience within the IT industry, including working eight years in a variety of healthcare environments. Prior to joining Gartner, he co-founded and managed a boutique consulting firm that specialized in large software solutions with a special emphasis on the healthcare industry. This included planning and implementing ERP systems, authoring custom software solutions, and developing long-term IT strategies at large and midsize hospitals. As a consultant, he participated in many challenging projects for companies in locations worldwide, including Europe, North America, the Caribbean and South America.
Loreada Partners, president and co-founder, 7 years
Five Thought Leadership Awards
One Quantitative Analyst of the Year
Three Quantitative Research Awards
B.A., Economics, University of Toronto