Mr. Ian Weightman is the senior vice president responsible for the technology group at IHS Markit, one of the largest global technology market intelligence providers.
Mr. Weightman’s team includes analysts, researchers and consultants who cover major technology markets, including telecom, industrial and power technologies, consumer electronics, it and networking, security, displays, healthcare, media and semiconductors. He also oversees teams of engineers who conduct teardowns of electronic equipment to understand their cost and design architecture.
His teams supply data, analytics, insight and consulting for many leading technology companies. The technology group helps companies who are developing products, services and strategies around transformative technologies, including the Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence (AI), machine learning, cloud and virtualization, ubiquitous video, blockchain and 5G connectivity.
Mr. Weightman is responsible for Rootmetrics® by IHS Markit, which provides detailed analytics and performance benchmarking of the network performance of major telecom carriers, as well as benchmarking IoT and cloud solutions.
Mr. Weightman was a founder and president of IMS Research, which was acquired by IHS in 2012, and is now part of IHS Markit. Prior to IMS, he was European strategic marketing manager for ASIC products at Texas Instruments.