Dane Anderson

Vice President, Research Director & Region Manager serving CIOs

Dane serves CIOs and leads an Asia Pacific team that guides business technology professionals across various roles including Sourcing & Vendor Management, Application Development & Delivery, Security & Risk Management, Infrastructure & Operations, and Enterprise Architecture. Dane provides strategic guidance and advice to clients in the areas of organization design, innovation, emerging technologies, and supporting business technology operations in Asia Pacific markets. His research focuses on helping clients mature from an IT-centric role in their organizations to a business-embedded one.

Dane's views on the Asian IT market are commonly cited in prominent publications and broadcast media, and he is a sought-after speaker at industry events in both Asia and the US.

Previous Work Experience

Dane was both the cofounder and the CEO of Springboard Research (which Forrester acquired in May 2011), where he oversaw the business and all research activities.

Prior to founding Springboard Research, Dane worked for IDC Asia/Pacific for nearly a decade in both Hong Kong and Singapore, playing a major role in the firm's regional expansion and leading a number of key research areas including personal systems, enterprise systems, vertical markets, and consulting. His last position with IDC Asia/Pacific was as vice president of consulting and vertical markets.

Education

Dane graduated with a B.S. degree in business administration from The Citadel in the US.

Dane Anderson's Research

  • For CIOs

    Report: Asia Pacific Technology Predictions: 2014

    The age of the customer is transforming market opportunities in Asia Pacific and will fundamentally change how firms manage technology in order to become smarter, nimbler, and more customer-focu...

    • Downloads: 509
  • For CIOs

    Report: Asia Pacific CIO Budgets And Priorities In 2013

    Forrester regularly surveys business technology (BT) decision-makers about their IT budgets and priorities to help our clients align their own investments. The Forrsights Budgets And Priorities ...

    • Downloads: 237
  • For CIOs

    Report: The Asia Pacific IT Market Comes Of Age

    The Asian IT market is set for considerable growth over the next few years as the fast-growth economies move on from the financial crisis and return to high gross domestic product (GDP) growth m...

    • Downloads: 743
  • For CIOs

    Report: Asia Pacific IT Market Predictions 2011

    This document provides vendor strategists with an analysis of the key trends in the Asia Pacific IT market in 2010 and previews the top trends that will shape the local market in 2011. This docu...

    • Downloads: 37
  • For CIOs

    Report: China Healthcare Environment And IT Opportunity

    This report provides a comprehensive background of the healthcare dynamics in China in order to enable vendor strategists to address market opportunities more successfully. The report discusses ...

    • Downloads: 53
  • For CIOs

    Report: The Asia Pacific IT Market Comes Of Age

    The Asian IT market is set for considerable growth over the next few years as the fast-growth economies move on from the financial crisis and return to high gross domestic product (GDP) growth m...

    • Downloads: 743
  • For CIOs

    Report: IT In The Healthcare Industry

    This document provides a comprehensive background of the healthcare IT dynamics in India in order to enable IT solution providers to address market opportunities more successfully. Furthermore, ...

    • Downloads: 139
  • For CIOs

    Report: Asia Pacific Technology Predictions: 2014

    The age of the customer is transforming market opportunities in Asia Pacific and will fundamentally change how firms manage technology in order to become smarter, nimbler, and more customer-focu...

    • Downloads: 509
  • For CIOs

    Report: Asia Pacific CIO Budgets And Priorities In 2013

    Forrester regularly surveys business technology (BT) decision-makers about their IT budgets and priorities to help our clients align their own investments. The Forrsights Budgets And Priorities ...

    • Downloads: 237
  • For CIOs

    Report: Asia Pacific IT Market Predictions 2011

    This document provides vendor strategists with an analysis of the key trends in the Asia Pacific IT market in 2010 and previews the top trends that will shape the local market in 2011. This docu...

    • Downloads: 37
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