Joan specialises in due diligence and regulation of fixed and wireless networks. With more than 20 years' experience in telecoms, he has worked with regulators, operators and investors worldwide. He has recently advised operators in several countries on the economics of access products on copper and NGA networks, on wholesale mobile origination and termination as well as margin squeeze issues. Other recent projects involved a strategic review of the telecoms market in a Middle Eastern country; successfully supporting a new entrant in a spectrum auction; the acquisition of an incumbent operator in Eastern Europe; and several due diligence projects for debt financing purposes. Joan has also worked with broadcasting and satellite operators, and, prior to joining Analysys Mason in 1999, he spent several years working at Inmarsat (UK) in the spectrum management department. Joan currently heads the Analysys Mason office in Milan, having been based in the Madrid office for eight years. He has a MSc in Telecommunications Engineering, and one on Aerospace Telecommunications Systems, and an MBA.