Analyst Profile

Gyanee Dewnarain

Gyanee Dewnarain

Research VP

7 years at Gartner ,  13 years industry experience
United Kingdom

Roles and Responsibilities

Gyanee Dewnarain is a Research VP covering communications enabled digital business. In particular, Ms. Dewnarain focuses on the digital transformation of technology and service providers, the digital business model innovation and monetization strategies (with a focus on the platform business model), the disruptive trends in the enterprise communications market such as cPaaS, UCaaS, workstream collaboration, chatbots, VPAs and AI, the impact of the web giants such as Amazon, Google and Facebook and other OTT players on the enterprise communications market, the new end-user cases that leverage communication-enabled business processes, and the trends around microservices, API integration and API business models. In addition, she also looks at digital customer experience, next-generation contact center technologies and workflows, mobile UC and UCaaS.

Areas of Coverage

  • Networking & Communications Services


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Ms. Dewnarain was Marketing Director for LiMo Foundation (later Tizen), a CSP-led consortium. As part of her role in LiMo, Ms. Dewnarain investigated alternative service strategies for Tier 1 operators and equally engaged in developer marketing. Earlier, she worked as product marketing manager for Carrier IQ, which provides business intelligence solutions to CSPs. Before her role in Carrier IQ, Ms. Dewnarain worked as field marketing manager for the smart card manufacturer Gemalto, where she was responsible for introducing SIM-based solutions, such as mobile TV, contactless payment and contactless ticketing to CSPs in North Europe. Ms. Dewnarain started her career as a telecom engineer in Alcatel, where she helped design services for emerging markets.

Professional Background

Alcatel, Telecom Engineer, 1 year
Gemalto, Field Marketing Manager, 3 years
LiMo Foundation, Marketing Director, 3 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Recipient of the prestigious Chevening Scholarship
Winner of the Alcatel-ITU youth initiative


M.Sc., Telecommunications (with distinction), UCL


Indian - Hindi