Greg Whelan. Principal Consultant and Analyst at ACG Reserach has over 20 years of international telecommunication experience. He’s a thought leader in merging Service Provider long term business requirement and leading edge technologies. His market focus is Mobility, Broadband, SDN/NFV, IoT and Network Energy solutions. He’s a pioneer in the broadband telecommunications area and drove the first global DSL standards and was a co-founder, and Vice President of the Broadband Forum. He has worked in technical marketing roles for large technology firms including Cisco Systems (San Jose, CA) where he lead award winning global marketing campaigns in telecommunications service provider markets and Analog Devices (Norwood, MA) where he created and lead their entrance into the broadband telecommunication market. He’s also spearheaded marketing and products for a number of early stage venture-backed start-ups in the Boston area, three of which were acquired by larger tech companies. He has a BS Electrical Engineering from Cornell University and a High Technology MBA, with honors from Northeastern University. He has also studied Digital Video Networking at the MIT MediaLab.