Francisco Jeronimo, IDC EMEA.
Francisco Jeronimo
VP for Data and Analytics

Francisco is VP for Data and Analytics at IDC EMEA. He leads the research that covers mobile devices, personal computing devices, emerging technologies, and the circular economy trends across EMEA. He provides in-depth analysis of the strategies and performance of the key industry players. Jeronimo has worked in the IT industry for 25 years, in Japan, Finland, Portugal and the UK. Before joining IDC, he was responsible for LG’s mobile devices business in Portugal. He worked with mobile operators and managed the distribution channel of the biggest mobile phone distributor in Portugal. He launched two start-ups and did project management and consultancy in mobility for several companies in a number of industries. He started his career in 1998 at Nokia’s R&D Center in Japan and then in Finland. Francisco is a regular commentator on trends in mobile telecommunications in leading industry and business publications, including the Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, The Economist, CNBC TV, Bloomberg TV, Reuters, the BBC, The Independent, The Telegraph, The Guardian, Wired, and CNET.