Led by Intelligence Analyst Nick Pappageorge
With longtime disciple Tim Cook now at the helm, Apple has sought yet another reinvention. Now, it’s widening its offerings of wearables, introducing all-new vision technologies into its flagship iPhone, and pioneering a new media ventures with original content. As Apple continues to innovate in the Human-Digital interface, can it maintain the sky-high growth like it did under its visionary founder?
This research briefing will provide a data-driven view into the acquisition, investment, and research strategy of units across world’s most valuable (and secretive) company: Apple.
We’ll cover all this and more:
- Key acquisitions (Siri, Beats, Primesense, etc)
- Investment trends as a corporation, including the strategic bet on Didi Chuxing and its participation in the SoftBank Vision Fund
- Apple’s patents portfolio
- Forward-looking ideas about Apple’s future products in mobile, auto tech, wearables, AI, cybersecurity, and the smart home, among others
Nick Pappageorge is an intelligence analyst at CB Insights with focus on IoT, wearables, AR/VR, and drones. Prior to analyzing startups and venture capital at CB Insights, Nick worked at 3D printing company Makerbot Industries in a research role, and in Latin America for the Libra Group.
Nick is a graduate of Hamilton College. His research has been cited in Forbes, Fortune, Wired, Quartz, The Wall St Journal, and Mary Meeker's Internet Trends deck, among other publications.