Mo Jia


Based in France, Mo is an Analyst responsible for gathering and analyzing data and information on mobility vendor market performance, to closely observe the mobility trends and provide industry insights to help on clients' decision-making process. With a focus on smartphones, his study spans product and pricing strategies, channel dynamics and marketing. He takes a strong interest in Chinese vendors' overseas go-to-market strategies, with expertise in the European and Chinese market, and leads various client projects on this subject. Mo also oversees in Canalys' other mobility research programs. He is frequently quoted in top-tier media, such as the Wall Street Journal, the Forbes, the Reuters, CNN, China Daily, CNBC and many, on a wide range of subjects related to leading tech firms and technology market developments in Europe and China.

Prior to joining Canalys, Mo worked for two years as a Business Development Manager and as a Key Account Manager in the Internet and enterprise financial software consulting areas.Prior to joining Canalys, Mo worked for two years as a Marketing Manager in a startup now is the leader of car-sharing business in China.

Mo Jia holds three masters’ degrees, in International Management, Economics and Business domains, from ICN Business School, Uppsala University and Bologna University, which involved in-depth research into marketing strategy and consumer behavior. He also has a bachelor’s degree in Electronic Information Engineering from Shanghai Institute of Technology. He is fluent in English and Mandarin.