Analyst Profile

Nick Jones

Nick Jones

VP Distinguished Analyst

23 years at Gartner ,  35 years industry experience
United Kingdom

Roles and Responsibilities

Nick Jones is a Vice President and Gartner Distinguished Analyst. Mr. Jones' research focuses primarily on the Internet of Things (IoT) and mobile business and technology. His research coverage includes IoT strategy, new business models enabled by the IoT, IoT wireless technologies, IoT technologies and application development, mobile strategy, using mobile devices and apps for business and consumer innovation, wearable devices. His research interests also include emerging trends/technologies, consumerization, technology roadmapping and the social impact of technology.

Areas of Coverage

  • Mobile & Wireless


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Jones gained wide experience in IT from both the user and vendor perspectives. He has worked for consulting organizations and software tool vendors in a variety of roles, including technical consulting, product management, product selection and evaluation, globalization and product architecture.

Professional Background

ECsoft, Software Engineering Manager, 3 years
Informix, European CASE Product Manager, 1 year
LBMS, Product Architect, 6 years


B.Sc., Computer Technology, University of Wales at Swansea