Lee Allen

Senior Advisor

Security, Mobile, Infrastructure

Formerly

Senior Analyst, Technology Strategy, NTT DoCoMo

Lee Allen is currently an Advisor with Engel and Vollkers, a specialty boutique firm providing real estate and investment services to the luxury market. Prior, Mr. Allen was an Investigative Analyst for WW Steele, investigating companies and individuals for compliance with Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA); Senior Analyst, Technology Strategy for NTT DoCoMo; Director of Competitive Analysis for a mobile software firm; and a Senior Consultant for MindForce Consulting, a technology commercialization consultancy.

Mr. Allen’s operational experience includes IT management for BellSouth Corporation (now AT&T), product management for Lotus Development Corporation (now part of IBM), senior-management for an Internet startup, and team management for Procter & Gamble.

Lee Allen is also a published industry analyst with work published worldwide by firms including The Diffusion Group, IDC, the Yankee Group, BWCS (UK) and Visiongain Research (UK). Professional Affiliations: IEEE, SCIP (Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals).

Lee has both a BS and MS from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He holds 5 Business-method patents assigned to NTT DoCoMo (Japan). Lee lives in Pacifica, CA.

Areas of Expertise

  • Cellular
  • Security
  • Last-mile infrastructure
  • Mobile apps
  • Security software
  • Wireless WAN
  • Technology strategy
  • Product strategy
  • Start-ups