After a successful strategy career in UK media, Claire Enders founded Enders Analysis in 1997. Today, Enders Analysis is the leading TMT research company in the UK. Claire is the top independent analyst of the creative industries, the broadcast economy and digital exploitation models.
Enders Analysis provides research, analysis and specialist expertise on major markets (USA, UK, Europe). The team of 30 is led by economists and financial and business analysts. The company is a leading authority in its sectors for the Financial Times, the BBC and other quality media.
Enders Analysis supports a wide range of charities in the UK with which Claire is actively involved, including the NSPCC, and many cultural enterprises. Claire also supports The Scar Free Foundation, The Marie Colvin Network for Female Journalists and the Women’s Equality Party. Over two decades, Claire was actively involved in developing and financing the V&A Design Museum in Dundee which opened in 2018. A Freeman of the City Guild of Entrepreneurs, Claire is on the Advisory Board of Glyndebourne, former Trustee of the NSPCC, Glyndebourne and the Natural History Museum Development Trust. Claire is a graduate of Yale and of the London Business School.
In 2016 Claire was made a Fellow of the Royal Television Society for her significant contribution to television.
Alice Enders is Head of Research at Enders Analysis. She undertakes landmark research on the challenges and opportunities for creative industries in the digital age. Alice supplies consultancy services on music, licensing and B2B media. She is a former senior economist at the World Trade Organisation and was professor of economics at York University, Canada. Alice holds a doctorate in economics from Queens University, Canada.
Karen is a senior analyst covering telecoms companies and has more than twenty years of experience in the industry, initially as a regulator at the European Commission, followed by seven years of telecoms consulting with PwC in Europe and Asia and as an Equities Analyst in the City, including six years leading the number one ranked telecoms research team at Lehman Brothers. Karen holds an MA in Economics from Trinity College, Dublin.
Claire manages our client relationships and business development. Claire also organises industry-leading events such as our annual Media and Telecoms & Beyond conference, corporate dinners supporting the NSPCC and events celebrating female entrepreneurship. Claire supports the company on a wide range of philanthropy and charity work, on sustainability, culture, children, women and diversity, natural history and wildlife sustainability. Claire has a degree in Law from University of Westminster and a Master of Laws from Queen Mary University of London.
Jamie is a senior research analyst in the media team, covering US and Chinese online media and regulation. He holds a degree in Oriental Studies from the University of Oxford and a Masters in Japanese Studies from SOAS.
Thomas is a research analyst in the broadcasting team, contributing towards a number of topics, from domestic viewing trends to issues relating to large-scale consolidation in international markets. Thomas holds a Masters in Management from Imperial College Business School and an MA in History from the University of St Andrews.
Sholto is a research analyst in the media team, contributing to work on digital media, publishing and consumer trends. Sholto holds an MA from the University of Edinburgh in Politics.
Douglas is a leading expert in tech and publishing media. He analyses supplier strategies and forecasts consumption, revenue and marketing expenditure. He is a former director of Fish4, the online advertising portal, and was director of sales development and market insights at the HMV Group. Douglas holds a degree from Stirling University.
James covers fixed and telecoms mobile operators in the UK and Europe, and has over 15 years' experience in the telecoms sector. He is a qualified chartered accountant and a former senior equity analyst with Lehman Brothers, and was an international consultant with PwC in the telecoms strategy and policy team. James holds a degree in mathematics from Oxford University.
Joseph is Head of Tech in the media team. He writes about the internet and technology and their impact on traditional media, advertising and consumer services. He has led research on ad blocking, the evolution of mobile platforms and the rise of voice interfaces. Joseph holds a BA in Philosophy and Theology from the University of Oxford.
Alice is a senior research analyst in the media team, covering the publishing industry and contributing to work on digital media. Alice holds an MA in Geography from the University of St Andrews.
Abi is a Senior Research Analyst covering media and telecoms. She is a qualified chartered accountant, and has worked as a Finance Analyst at Pan Macmillan and the BBC. Abi holds a degree in History from the University of Exeter.
Katharine is a research analyst in the telecoms team, contributing to work covering fixed line and mobile telecoms in the UK and Europe. Katharine holds a degree in History, Politics and Economics from University College London.
Niamh is a research analyst in the media team, working primarily on online media. Niamh recently submitted her doctorate in Modern Languages at the University of Oxford, where she also completed an MSt and a BA in Philosophy and German, and worked as a lecturer.
Shirley looks after invoicing and credit control. She is an experienced accounts manager and has worked in both financial and investment sectors and in Government.
Gill has widespread knowledge of the TV and radio markets. She was previously Operations Director at Freeview, and has run strategy teams in Channel 4 and Capital Radio, where she was also responsible for media regulation and competition issues. Gill holds a psychology degree from Bristol University.
François has covered international content-related developments in sports, entertainment and telecoms for Enders Analysis since 2004. Previously, he consulted for the Conseil Supérieur de l’Audiovisuel and the European Broadcasting Union, and worked as a journalist for FT trade publications and Variety. He started his career with the Aegis media services group. François graduated from Sciences Po in Paris, and was recently awarded a doctorate in political science from the University of Geneva.
Tom is a Head of Television in the broadcasting team, authoring reports on streaming services, audience trends and company strategy. He holds an LLB and LLM from Sydney and a BA and MPhil in English from Cambridge.
Julian is a senior TV analyst in the broadcasting team, writing about trends in TV and video viewing habits, as well as key areas such as sports rights. Julian holds a Masters of Engineering from the University of Durham.
Gareth is a senior analyst covering the games and interactive entertainment industries, with twenty years of strategy and operations experience at Microsoft Corporation (Xbox and Windows) and Channel 4. Gareth holds an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Tom is a research analyst in the broadcasting team, contributing to work on public service broadcasting, as well as the shifting television and film landscapes. Tom holds an MA in History and Spanish from the University of Edinburgh.
Katie manages the day to day running of the office, assisting with events and coordinating office activities and operations. Katie holds a BA degree in Creative and Media Writing from Middlesex University.