Chris Nicoll

Senior Principal Analyst

Chris is Senior Principal Analyst on the Service Provider Networks team where he covers the wireless infrastructure space at Omdia. His primary focus is on the mobile network core and the radio access network equipment and standards. His research covers vendor product development, technology roadmaps, and mobile operators’ network strategies.

With over 35 years of industry and analyst experience, Chris has helped operators worked with both operators and vendors identifying technology trends, use cases, and network strategies. He regularly speaks at industry and vendor events.

Prior to joining Omdia in September 2020, he held similar research and competitive response positions at Current Analysis, Yankee Group and Analysys Mason. Chris also held Strategic Marketing positions at Lucent and Alcatel-Lucent as well as technical and training positions at Tymnet and Netrix.

Chris has a Bachelor of Science in Communications with minors in computer science, marketing and psychology from Florida State University.