Richard Webb Joins CCS Insight to Lead Telecom Network Research

  • CCS Insight appoints Richard Webb as Director, Network Infrastructure.
  • Richard will lead the company’s telecom networks practice and strengthen its research in other disciplines.
  • CCS Insight continues to invest and expand its coverage and portfolio.

London, 14 April 2021: CCS Insight is pleased to announce that highly respected industry analyst Richard Webb has joined its growing team as Director, Network Infrastructure. Richard will spearhead our rapidly growing telecom networks service, working with colleagues to expand our coverage as 5G technology increasingly shapes the consumer mobile experience as well as enterprise and industrial networks.

Founded in 1993, CCS Insight has grown to be a multimillion-pound business with offices in London and California. Its global team of highly regarded analysts provides insights to leading corporations around the globe, including nine of the top 10 technology companies in the Fortune 500.

CCS Insight’s business has recorded strong growth over the past few years, with revenue regularly achieving 20% quarterly increases since 2018, and headcount rising 30% in the past 12 months as the firm has continued to invest throughout the pandemic.

Richard joins CCS Insight’s expanding team, bringing more than 20 years of experience as an industry analyst focussing on telecommunications, and particularly on mobile and wireless networks. Richard previously held analyst positions at Omdia, IHS Markit and Infonetics Research.

Commenting on the new appointment, Geoff Blaber, CEO of CCS Insight, said, “We’re delighted to bring Richard in to strengthen and lead our expertise in telecom networks. This is a pivotal moment in that market, with a lot of technical change creating significant uncertainty for the industry. Richard, together with the rest of our team, is well placed to help our clients navigate these changes”.

About CCS Insight

CCS Insight is a global analyst company focussing on current and future trends in technology. It provides comprehensive services that are tailored to meet the needs of individual clients, helping them make sense of the connected world. Follow @CCSInsight on Twitter or learn more at

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