Research Analyst, Middle East Markets
Bashir Ali covers telecom operator strategies in Africa and the Middle East. His key areas of interest include operator multiplay bundled services strategies, regulatory developments, mobile money, and telco M&A activity.
Bashir has produced in-depth strategy reports and is a contributor to custom consulting projects. Prior to joining the company, he worked in various consultancies that specialized in risk and the TMT sector. He previously worked as a telecoms analyst at Pyramid Research, analyzing mobile, fixed broadband, and OTT trends in MENA and African markets.
Bashir holds a Bachelor of Science in economics from the School of Oriental and African Studies , University of London, and a Master of Science from the London School of Economics in the UK.