Richard Kramer

Senior Analyst

Richard is the main founder of Arete (formed in 2000), the pioneer of the independent equity research space (prior to the Wall Street scandals of 2001-2003), and is based in London. For over 20 years he has focused on the wider mobile internet space, including smartphones, digital consumer products, advertising technology and other internet services. He is a frequent and highly-rated speaker at industry conferences, known for his frank dissection of industry hype and willingness to offer critical as well as positive comments on leading tech companies. His team includes Muzhi and Rocco and he regularly supports interns to give them a leg up in the technology space. Prior to founding Arete, Richard was for four years #1 ranked technology analyst in Europe at Goldman Sachs, and prior to that, worked for Nortel and at a prestigious Columbia University economics think tank.

Recent Bloomberg Interviews:

 

 
BABA US
GOOG US
AAPL US
ASC LN
BIDU US
CRTO US
DHER GR
EBAY US
ERICB SS
FB US
GRUB US
JD US
JE/ LN
066570 KS
NOKIA FH
SNAP US
6758 JP
TWTR US
1810 HK
YELP US
ZAL:GR

Other Team Members

Covered Companies

Nokia
NOKIA FH
JD.com
JD US
Twitter
TWTR US
Baidu
BIDU US
Zalando
ZAL:GR

Recent Research

Jun 19 2019
E3: Lying in Wait
Digital Consumer
Jun 18 2019
Apple: Spinning Wheel?
Digital Consumer
Jun 17 2019
Anti-Trust and Break-Ups for Big Tech: Years of Magical Thinking?
Internet & Retail
Jun 10 2019
Baidu: The Problem is the Problem
Internet & Retail
Jun 06 2019
Conference Call Transcript: Northstream’s View of 5G
Telecom Equipment