Jose is a senior member of the consulting team of NSR (an Analysys Mason company) where he focuses his research on quantitative modelling, data verification, and market forecasting for the commercial and government satellite communications sectors. He conducts ongoing research with specialisation in policy analysis, economic indicators, regulatory initiatives and end-user demand trends. In addition to authoring numerous syndicated reports in his areas of focus, Jose has been involved in a wide range of strategic consulting projects. He has advised clients on market trends, implications, and strategies on such diverse topics as high throughput satellites (HTS), hosted payloads, wireless backhaul, SCADA/M2M/LDR and multi-mission satellite programmes.

Jose worked with Frost & Sullivan as Program Leader of the Mobile Communications Group, as Senior Analyst & Program Leader of the Satellite Communications Group, and most recently as Country Manager for the Philippines. Other experience includes being the Development, Outreach & Communications Specialist at the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in the Philippines where he contributed to USAID/Philippines’ various programmes in energy, environment, health, education, economic development and governance. He was also the Public Affairs Officer of the European Commission’s Delegation in the Philippines, co-managing the Commission’s programmes on economic co-operation and development assistance. He performed economic and political risk assessment of the Philippines and ASEAN, for use by Delegation officials in the Philippines and in the Commission’s headquarters in Brussels. Jose also worked as a congressional aide for the Malaysian Embassy and as a telecoms legal researcher for Irwin & Lesse in Washington, D.C.

Jose holds a Master of Arts degree in Applied Economics from The American University, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science/International Relations from the University of Santa Clara.