Chris is a highly regarded and experienced Telecoms Industry Analyst, having worked with Logica, Ovum, Yankee and IDC since 1984. He is one of the few industry commentators who can draw together the many varied technology and business components helping shape telecoms in the context of the future digital marketplace. Since 2013 Chris has built Lewis Insight into a reputable industry advisory business and has founded the Great Telco Debate www.telcodebate.com as a platform for debating the future of telecoms. He works with many different stakeholders in the emerging TMT market including industry organisations such as the TM Forum. Chris is registered blind and has turned his analytical skills to the world of disability and accessibility in recent years. He has published reports on the World's Billion Disabled and how mobile, wearables and the Internet of Things (IOT) can build better-connected individuals in a smarter home in a smart city environment.