Sean Phelan, founder of Multimap, is an established personality in the high technology and new media arena, and a pioneer in internet mapping.
He has exceptionally broad knowledge and consulting experience in IT, corporate networking and telecommunications for which is underpinned by a strong technical background. He holds an MBA from Institute Theseus, in Sophia Antipolis, France, and an engineering degree from the University of Sussex.
Prior to founding Multimap, Sean was a principal consultant in KPMG's Telecommunications and Media Convergence practice, where he advised major clients on products, services, regulation and marketing strategies. Sean had previously worked at the Yankee Group Europe, where he acted as principal analyst, consulting on data communications markets and trends.
Sean's areas of knowledge include new media and the internet; global positioning systems; mobile data services; corporate networking and telecommunications; and database, systems and network implementation.
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