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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RT @paolopescatore: Our take on the new vision for BT consumer and product announcements @bt_uk $BT https://t.co/1dUccTGAAA https://t.co/m…
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RT @George_CCS: Facebook's AR product designer sharing his views on democratising AR content creation. According to Facebook, there are 1.5…
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@intel announces OpenVino computer vision toolkit. https://t.co/V29cNilmym Auto-optimising deep learning models at… https://t.co/0IM4tz6rlz
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Geoff Blaber
.@IntelAI & @Qualcomm both talking #AI today. They come from very different perspectives but a key message is the s… https://t.co/LgmWGxZMED
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Confirming humanity will become trickier with time.... https://t.co/7ZYc8fPkXA
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Nicholas McQuire
At #BoxWorldTour today. @levie arguably the funniest CEO in the business, takes the stage: “#GDPR is now more popul… https://t.co/86Ohfb08De
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Paolo Pescatore
@UHD4k @virginmedia Indeed, basically the first time we will see BT Sport in #UHD #4K on Virgin Media
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Kester Mann
Apparent change in position on consolidation in France by regulator Arcep if it is able to "create value for the co… https://t.co/wTBHpdPGyQ
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George Jijiashvili
A pleasure moderating this afternoon's panel on how VR & AR are transforming entertanment experiences w/ Alex Lambe… https://t.co/fBfaD3luf0
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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
London hospitals to replace doctors and nurses with AI for some tasks https://t.co/vxuYdJRYFA
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