Phil Solis is the Director of Wireless and Mobile Connectivity at SAR Insight & Consulting, covering Wi-Fi, WiGig, Bluetooth, ZigBee, NFC, and GNSS, 5G and LPWAN.
Phil has been tracking, analyzing and commenting on technology markets for over 14 years. He is the most well-recognized and sought-after industry analyst around Wi-Fi. He also wrote the industry’s first in-depth 5G report over three years ago when few people knew what 5G would look like. In the past, Phil has covered a diverse array of topics outside of connectivity, from application processors to robotics.
Phil has been widely quoted in the press, including in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Investor’s Business Daily, Business Week, the BBC, and EE Times, and has been cited in the press releases of many clients. He has participated as a keynote speaker, speaker, moderator, and panelist at many different trade shows and conferences.
He holds an MBA in Marketing and Information Systems from Pace University’s Lubin School of Business and a Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering from Stony Brook University. Phil also worked in the telecommunications industry for 8 years at Verizon as an engineer and a sales engineer.