As a member for over a decade of the team covering smartphones, Gerritt Schneemann has amassed significant experience in the global mobile handset market. In his current role as senior analyst, he provides insightful perspective on the current forces and anticipated technologies of consequence at work in the smartphone space.
Gerritt is a regular contributor to various reports and databases, including the Mobile Handset Database - Country Report and the Active Installed Database and Model Market Tracker. He examines the smartphone market from a consumer’s perspective while also monitoring developments in the wireless carrier space, keeping track of the applications and services that impact smartphone usage and trends. For his expertise, Gerritt is regularly quoted in print and online publications.
Prior to joining the company, Gerritt specialized in the portable navigation device market and counted expertise in location-based technologies and services for the consumer market.
A graduate from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Gerritt has an undergraduate degree in political science, as well as a Master of Science degree in predictive analytics at highly regarded Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.