Alan began his consulting work for NSR (an Analysys Mason company) in 2014, following a Hong Kong-based engineering role at Aurecon. Alan is the co-author of NSR’s annual M2M and IoT via Satellite report and also Linear TV and other video broadcasting reports.

Alan’s areas of expertise include of M2M and IoT communications – including both the satellite and terrestrial M2M landscapes. Previous consulting experience includes forecast analysis and risk management of natural disasters in Manila, where he made recommendations to policymakers about back-up and emergency telecoms links for use in city and nationwide emergencies.

Alan holds a Bachelor’s Degree with First Class Honours in Engineering (Civil & Structural) from the University of Adelaide, Australia.