Senior Vice President, Technology, IHS Markit
Austin, Texas, US
Ian Weightman , a senior vice president at IHS Markit, leads 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. These experts and analysts are a vital resource for 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 bench marking, IoT and cloud solutions. His technology teams supply data, analytics, insight and consulting for many leading technology companies. Mr. Weightman was a founder and president of IMS Research, which is now part of IHS Markit. Prior to IMS, he was European strategic marketing manager for ASIC products at Texas Instruments.