AVP Consulting, CEMA
With more than 10 years of experience at IDC, Joshua Budd currently oversees IDC's consulting solutions in Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (CEMA). In this position, he works with global and regional ICT businesses to develop their business strategies and engage with new customers.
Budd offers a range of consulting support services designed to help software vendors, infrastructure vendors, and service providers realize opportunities for their solutions among SMBs, large enterprises, governments, and households across CEMA. His practice areas cover a range of support services for ICT businesses, including addressable market analysis, competitive analysis, marketing and sales planning, and the production of collateral for marketing campaigns.
Prior to joining IDC, Budd spent two years as a site manager and editor for a Prague-based Internet media company, which published news and business information on emerging markets in Central Europe, Russia, and China. He also worked as a journalist in Prague, covering industry, finance, and macroeconomic developments in the Czech Republic.
He graduated from the University of Western Ontario, Canada, where he received a B.A. Honors degree.
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