Areas of expertise: Eastern European mobile market, WiMAX deployments, operating group financials.
“Over 2011 operators in Eastern Europe will largely focus on data services by expanding their mobile broadband networks geographically, increasing mobile data transfer speeds, and bringing the availability of these fast speeds to new cities/areas.”
Elson Sutanto is a Research Analyst with Informa Telecoms & Media. His current area of expertise is tracking the growth of the mobile sector across Central and Eastern Europe. Elson also has a key focus on tracking WiMAX developments across the globe, as well as collating, compiling and analysing key financial and operational data of the world’s largest telecoms operating groups. Elson is also a frequent speaker and chair at Informa conferences. His recent research interests include Looking at LTE business models across large sized Eastern European markets, and tracking both retail distribution strategies and the environmental sustainability projects of a variety of Eastern European operators.
Elson joined Informa Telecoms & Media, in February 2006 as a Telecoms Researcher. Prior to that Elson was an MSc Management student at Royal Holloway University.
Elson holds a BSc degree in Economics from Brunel University, and an MSc in Management from Royal Holloway University.