Analyst Profile

Nathan Hill

Nathan Hill

Research VP

6 years at Gartner ,  19 years industry experience
United Kingdom

Roles and Responsibilities

Nathan Hill is a Research Vice President in Gartner Research, where he is part of the Mobile and Endpoint Strategies team. Mr. Hill's research covers end-user computing strategies including the evolution of user-centric "Unified Workspaces" — the delivery of the right application and data to the right user at the right location and time in a contextually aware manner. Mr. Hill provides primary coverage for evaluating and planning desktop virtualization deployments and how these technologies are powering a new generation of Desktop as a Service (DaaS) cloud workspace service offerings. In addition, Mr. Hill assists organizations in the justification and planning of technology deployments.

Areas of Coverage

  • Security & Privacy
  • PCs, Laptops & Handheld Devices


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Hill was the Global Product Manager for HP, covering client virtualization solutions in the Enterprise Services division. He has extensive outsourcing and managed service experience in both server and desktop infrastructure services across all industry verticals. This gives him a deep insight into a diverse set of business issues and how they can be addressed via technology solutions.

Professional Background

Electronic Data Systems, Infrastructure Analyst, 6 years
Electronic Data Systems, Offering Consultant, 2 years
HP Enterprise Services, Global Product Manager - Client Virtualization Services, 3 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Gartner Golden Quill Award for Writing Excellence, 2016


B.Sc., with honors, Genetics, University of York, U.K.
M.Sc., with honors, Biological Computation, University of York, U.K.