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London, United Kingdom
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Edgar Dunn & Company
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Value Added Services (VAS)
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Professional Environment, Ability to connect with like minded professionals , Expand network for next job
Professional Background/Education eg. BSS/OSS
Alistair Gates is a Consultant based in Edgar Dunn & Company's London office with expertise focussed upon retail, mobile and Internet payments technology.
- Principal focus area on mobile payments, in particular domestic and cross-border P2P
- Conducted joint research with GSMA "Outlook for Mobile Wallets and Mobile Financial Services", presented at Mobile Money Transfer Forum GSMA Barcelona conference 2008 (download at http://www.edgardunn.com/pointsOfView/presentation.cfm)
Prior to joining Edgar Dunn & Company, Alistair headed joint venture between a UK cash machine operator and British Telecom to successfully bring a retail banking solution from concept to high street. He has independently advised companies across Europe on ATM site selection strategy.
Before moving into financial services, Alistair worked on developing and launch one of the first services to use the Internet and reverse-SMS billing as a method of payment for international calling cards, targeting niche markets in the UK and Spain.