John de Ridder

John de Ridder
John de Ridder
De Ridder Consulting

John de Ridder has been an independent telecommunications consultant since 2002. Many of his projects and papers can be found on his website http://www.deridder.com.au. 

He is recognized locally and internationally as an experienced telecommunications economist with expertise in broadband pricing and regulation. Clients have included World Bank/ITU (re-writing the competition and price regulation module of the on-line ICT Regulatory Toolkit), OECD (on what drives broadband penetration rates), ISPs in New Zealand (in a bitstream access dispute with TNZ) and TransACT (on its NBN Mark I business case). He is currently advising the incumbent in a neighbouring country on retail pricing.

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