Research Director - European Mobile Devices, IDC EMEA
Francisco Jeronimo is research director for European mobile devices at IDC. Based in London, he leads the research that covers AR and VR trends and market dynamics in Europe, providing in-depth analysis of the strategies and performance of the key industry players. Jeronimo is also responsible for the IDC Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, the IDC Quarterly Wearables Tracker, and the IDC Quarterly AR/VR Tracker services in Europe.
Jeronimo has worked in the telecoms industry for 17 years, in Japan, Finland, and Portugal. Before joining IDC, he was responsible for the mobile devices business of LG in Portugal. He launched a mobile software development company and did project management and consultancy in mobility for several companies in a number of industries. Before that, in 1998, he started working for the Nokia R&D Center in Japan and then in Finland.
Jeronimo is a regular TV commentator on trends in mobile telecommunications in leading business channels and business publications.