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Consulting Firm Analysys Mason Acquires NSR 

By | May 3, 2022

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Northern Sky Research has been acquired by technology, media, and telecom consulting firm Analysys Mason, the companies announced on Tuesday. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. 

Analysys Mason is based in London with offices around the world. The company consults on  strategy, transaction support, transformation, regulation and policy. It covers a range of topics in the area of technology, media, and telecom, including fiber, private networks, cybersecurity, and sustainability. 

The companies said this business combination of NSR’s satellite and space expertise and Analysys Mason’s position will create a “unique knowledge base spanning 5G, fiber, and satellite platforms.” 

“At a time when 5G and satellite technologies and investment models are converging with disruptive effect, this acquisition couldn’t be more timely, and puts us in a unique position to advise our clients on these important developments,” commented Bram Moerman, executive vice chair of Analysys Mason. 

Christopher Baugh, founder and CEO of NSR said this move fits with market trends in the satellite sector. “Against a backdrop of accelerating integration of terrestrial and satellite networks, as well as the rapid expansion of space activities worldwide, our combined knowledge and track record provides a tremendous opportunity to enhance our position globally as a satellite and space research and consulting provider,” Baugh said.