Foad Fadaghi is Telsyte’s managing director and principal analyst. He has over 20 years experience reporting and analysing the technology industry. Foad has been a key insights partner for leading Australian and multinational companies. He is a strong presenter and public speaker with his research often quoted in the media. His experience crosses over into journalism where he was the former technology editor for BRW magazine. Foad was formerly a Jupiter Research analyst and managing editor of Jupitermedia. Most recently Foad co-authored “Digital Nation”, a graphical book providing insights into technology adoption in Australia. Foad has a Bachelor of Commmerce from UNSW.
T:+612 9235 5890 Twitter: @alvinlee_
Alvin is the author of Telsyte’s Post PC research program and has been involved in a wide variety of consulting engagements including studies of mobile QoS, data centres, mobile network assessments and a study into the feasibility of an international sub sea cable facility in South East Queensland. Alvin joined Telsyte in 2009 after completing his B.Eng. (Electrical) at the University of New South Wales. Apart from his involvement in various consulting projects, Alvin is actively tracking developments in the telecommunications industry and regularly provides insights into mobility trends across Australia and the Asia Pacific.
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Rodney Gedda has 15 years’ experience in the IT industry as an analyst, editor, journalist and various new business creation roles. He is a Senior Analyst for Telsyte’s enterprise IT program covering cloud computing (IaaS), enterprise communications, mobility and digital workplace insights. His analyst experience ranges from CIO and enterprise IT advisory to vendor and service provider marketing and content strategies. Gedda’s media career spans consumer titles (PC World) and enterprise IT publications such as Computerworld and CIO (working as a deputy editor). Gedda was also instrumental in launching two business technology titles for IDG Communications – IT Marketer in 2003 and TechWorld (Editor) in 2008. He is an avid personal and professional blogger, and has an engineering degree from the University of Sydney.
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Steven Noble is Telsyte’s senior analyst specialising in digital marketing, customer experience, big data and ecommerce. Steven has 21 years of digital business experience. Steven was formerly a senior analyst with Forrester Research, the director of digital with Hill & Knowlton Australia, editor of Australian Macworld, and ebusiness editor of Marketing magazine.
A renowned expert on Australia’s digital, e-commerce and marketing industries, Noble bring his extensive experience to Telsyte’s digital commerce and marketing research where he drives primary research and thought leadership.
He has founded several startups including Testivate, his website testing business. He holds an MBA from UTS, a graduate certificate in professional writing from RMIT University, and a BA (Hons) in economic history and industrial relations from the University of Melbourne.
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David Arbis supports Telsyte’s enterprise ICT and mobility research. Alongside his research with Telsyte, David is completing his Ph.D. in Traffic and Transportation engineering where he develops statistical and game-theoretic models of driver behaviour.
Joseph C.B Sweeney
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Joseph C.B Sweeney supports Telyste’s interactive games and entertainment research. Joseph has a keen interest in emerging consumer technologies, particularly Virtual and Augmented reality. Prior to Telsyte Joseph worked as a freelance Audio Visual Engineer and Editor.