About

The METISfiles is an independent market research and consulting firm focused on the ICT industry. The METISfiles provides deep insight into the local ICT business environment. We are convinced that in today’s globalization driven world, ultimate profitability can only be attained through a thorough understanding of local market conditions. The METISfiles was founded in 2011 and is an initiative of three veterans in the ICT research industry:

Marcel Warmerdam: Partner and Principal Analyst. Marcel is leading the METISfiles Connected Worker research theme. Before establishing the METISfiles, Marcel was Associate Vice President for IDC’s Global Research Organisation. Marcel started out as a programmer analyst for a Dutch software house.

Simone de Bruin: Partner and Principal Analyst. Simone is responsible for The METISfiles Partner Ecosystem Research. Prior to the METISfiles, Simone worked for IDC EMEA as a research manager software partnering & alliances. Simone started her career at Gilde Investment Management, a Dutch Venture Capitalist.

Pim Bilderbeek: Partner and Principal Analyst. Pim is leading the METISfiles Elastic Enterprise research theme. Before establishing the METISfiles, Pim was Vice President European Telecommunications Consulting at research firm IDC. Pim also worked for TNO as senior business consultant and as independent consultant at bilderbeek consulting.