Derek Kerton


Derek Kerton
Principal Analyst

Project Focus: Educating and training companies for the impact of innovation on their technology, products, customers, and markets.

Mr. Kerton is internationally recognized and proven to impact business. With 20+ years of industry expertise, Derek has been advising startups, telecom operators, technology vendors and investors on opportunities and threats across high-tech for 15 years. His expertise spans alliances, business development, management, strategy and implementation of technologies across software, infrastructure, applications and content for consumer, enterprise and automotive users 

Derek’s distinguished experience combined with his profound knowledge of the market and his relationships with key players in the high-tech space, have proven to be valuable tools to all of his clients. Internationally recognized on TV, in print, and on stage, for his strategic insight into what's coming in the high-tech industry, he is a veteran expert in the high-tech, communications and automotive markets. Derek holds an MBA from Cornell and speaks Spanish and French.

Board Roles

  • Autotech Council

  • IoT Forum

  • Makesbridge Technology

  • RCR Wireless News

  • Telecom Council of Silicon Valley

Recently Quoted

  • ABC News

  • Always ON

  • Bloomberg

  • Business Journal 

  • Cable World

  • Capacity Magazine

  • Computer World

  • Cisco Newsroom

  • Economics Times

  • E-Commerce Times

  • Examiner

  • MSNBC

  • PC World

  • Politico

  • SDx Central

  • TechDirt

  • Tech News World

  • Wallstreet Journal