Stefano Perini is a senior research analyst for IDC’s European Customer Insights & Analysis team. In this role he develops both quantitative and qualitative vertical markets research on IT strategies and takes part in consulting and forecasting activities. Furthermore, he is the European Lead for the IDC Security Spending Guide and an active contributor to the IDC European Quantum Computing Launchpad.
Stefano holds a PhD in Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering from Politecnico di Milano (Italy). During his PhD, he contributed to several European research projects and was a member of the Italian “Observatory Industry 4.0”. Before joining IDC, Stefano also worked as a business consultant for IBM.
Stefano is based in Milan and speaks both Italian and English fluently.