Patrick Nixon

ICT Senior Writer, Chile Bureau  in BNamericas

Patrick Nixon has worked for BNamericas for 11 years first as a reporter then as editor/sector lead of the telecommunications and IT sectors. In that time he has built up extensive knowledge of the sector having tracked key events. He has traveled extensively and covered, presented and moderated at numerous events including Futurecom and Caricam Mobile. He covers and oversees coverage of how ICT applies to important industry verticals and the impact digital transformation has on those sectors and the economy as a whole. Patrick has an undergraduate degree in Hispanic Studies from the University of Aberdeen and a postgraduate diploma in Newspaper Journalism from the University of Ulster.

12456 articles written by Patrick Nixon:

The odds of Clarín becoming Argentina's 4th mobile operator

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

The announcement on Monday that Argentine media giant Clarín will acquire a 49% stake in Nextel Argentina with the option of acquiring the remainder has both important polit...

LTE, not price, the biggest draw of iPhone 5C in Latin America

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Cutting through the much-hyped launch of two new iPhones on Tuesday, the 5C and 5S, the lower cost of the 5C is not low enough to make a significant impact on Latin America. The most relevant aspect i...

Satmex acquisition is a positive new chapter in a painful story

Thursday, August 1, 2013

The news on Wednesday that French satellite company Eutelsat has acquired Mexican satellite company Satmex for US$1.142bn is an endorsement of the positive work that has transformed the former Mexican...

Does Dell's going private raise more questions than it answers?

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

PC manufacturer Dell's (Nasdaq: DELL) US$24bn buyout deal and privatization plans, announced on Tuesday, should not come as such a surprise as the company has been working to diversify its portfo...

Number portability for Jamaica by year-end a tall order

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

The ambition of Jamaica's minister of science, technology, energy and mining, Phillip Paulwell, to implement number portability (NP) by year-end may be a bit ambitious given that the mechanism ca...