Ben Wood

Ben Wood, Chief of Research

Ben leads the research at CCS Insight having been in the mobile industry for over 20 years — he's always got a different phone in his hand, has one of the smartest homes around and loves trying out new services and features on the latest and greatest connected products.

Ben joined CCS Insight in May 2006. He oversees all research areas at the company while delivering analysis on smart devices including mobile phones, connected home products. His experience in the mobile sector includes research vice president for mobile devices at Gartner, where he led a global team of analysts. Prior to that he was a director of Mobile Streams, and has held positions at Lucent Technologies and Vodafone, where he was involved in launching SMS and mobile data. Ben is frequently quoted in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times and Business Week. He regularly appears on the BBC, Bloomberg TV and others.

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Big fine for Google as expected. @CCSInsight thoughts on implications ahead of announcement here:… https://t.co/Cc75b4EO7p
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Martin Garner
Useful full analysis of the implications of the EU's fine on @Google : https://t.co/MdTIIsegQB. Of course a fine th… https://t.co/ctpdwa8H89
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Geoff Blaber
RT @martin_garner: Useful full analysis of the implications of the EU's fine on @Google : https://t.co/MdTIIsegQB. Of course a fine this la…
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Marina Koytcheva
RT @geoffblaber: Re the Intel / Apple #5G modem speculation. There's more here than meets the eye. Apple would be making a very bold decisi…
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Nicholas McQuire
“If you want to serve the world, you have got to represent the world.”
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Angela Ashenden
RT @aashenden: .@Microsoft's making waves with its new free version of @MicrosoftTeams.. How will @SlackHQ and @Google respond? New blog f…
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Kester Mann
Wow, Iliad reaches 1 million mobile customers in Italy just weeks after launching. It has now extended its €5.99/mo… https://t.co/fEp2mYVgUR
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George Jijiashvili
RT @stopsatgreen: According to @Ofcom, 5% of UK households own a VR headset. https://t.co/RqF14G9vho
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Laura Simeonova
RT @benwood: P20 devices testament to Huawei's ambition in smartphone market. Consistently improving design, capabilities and appeal of its…
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Katie Taylor
Morrisons' Quieter Hour is designed to help customers who currently struggle with music and the other noise associa… https://t.co/pXfZ0P05U1
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