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Mark Newman
Senior Trainer & Chief Analyst at Telecoms & Tech Academy


Mark Newman is a chief analyst, consultant and trainer with 25 years of experience of working with ICT service providers and their technology suppliers. His recent research has focused on 5G, digital transformation and helping both service providers and vendors to both develop and execute strategies and programs that deliver short, medium and long-term benefits.

Mark has deep knowledge of the new digital architectures, processes, capabilities and business models that enable corporations, cities and countries to transform and transition into customer-centric organisations. He delivers workshops and training programs on service provider innovation, 5G, IoT and smart cities. In addition to his work with the Telecoms & Tech Academy, Mark is a chief analyst with TM Forum, a trade association focused on service provider digital transformation.
He is a regular speaker and moderator at international conferences in Europe, the Americas and Asia and is often quoted in the global business press. 

He also conducts regular briefing sessions with operators, vendors, leading banks and accountancy firms on industry trends and developments. Mark had early involvement in the development of Informa’s Telecoms Mini MBA with his development of the core Telecoms Industry Outlook module. He is a fully accredited Course Director for the programme. As well as delivering training in English, Mark is fluent in Spanish.