Keith Mallinson is founder of WiseHarbor, providing expert services in wireless, mobile and telecommunications.
He led Yankee Group's global Wireless/Mobile research and consulting team as Executive Vice President, based in Boston, from 2000 to 2006. Until then, he had overall responsibility for the firm's European division, as Managing Director from 1995 until 2000. He was the European Research Director prior to 1995.
Mallinson has more than 20 years experience in the telecommunications industry, as research analyst, consultant and as a testifying expert witness. Complementing his industry focus, he has a broad skill set including technologies, market analysis, regulation, economics and finance. He has published numerous reports and speaks publicly at major industry events such as the Mobile World Congress on a wide variety of topics including next generation mobile network technologies, broadband wireless, fixed mobile convergence and substitution, handset semiconductor technologies, intellectual property patents and licensing, emerging markets in developing nations, mobile search and advertising.
Mallinson started his career in military communications design, project management and commercial systems engineering. For several years he was Director at a seed capital investment firm specializing in ICT and biotechnology.
Mallinson has an undergraduate electronic engineering degree from London University's Imperial College and an MBA from the London Business School, including an academic exchange with Northwestern University's Kellogg Graduate School of Management in Illinois.