Dean Bubley is the Founder of Disruptive Analysis, an independent technology industry analyst and consulting firm. An analyst & futurist with over 20 years’ experience, he specialises in wireless, mobile, and telecoms fields. He is one of the leading market observers covering network infrastructure & software, service provider business models, voice/video communications and WebRTC. He is known as a contrarian and visionary, often with challenging opinions that go against industry consensus. His present focus is on 4G/5G/WiFi network technology, NFV/SDN, the “future of voice and video”, mobile broadband, developer platforms and contextual communications. He also advises on trends in telco service creation & monetisation, mobile devices, IoT, applications ecosystems, broad futurism and telecoms regulation/policy. He provides clients with advice and analytical opinion on topics such as business model validation, technology innovation and go-to-market strategies, “addressable market sizing”, planning and due diligence. His clients include many of the world’s leading telecom operators, vendors, regulators and industry associations. Mr Bubley was formerly an equity analyst, covering communications stocks with Granville Baird, the UK arm of US-based investment bank Robert W. Baird. Prior to that, he spent eight years at UK research firm Datamonitor, where he co-founded the company’s Technology business, managed the Internet & Networking area and custom consulting operations, with roles of Chief Analyst & Director of Consulting. He holds a BA in Physics from Keble College, Oxford University. Website: www.deanbubley.com Blog: http://disruptivewireless.blogspot.com.