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.

10549 articles written by Patrick Nixon:

WOM regains Chile portability leadership in April

Monday, May 22, 2017

Chile mobile telco WOM reclaimed leadership of the race to receive ports of users from other operators in April. WOM had led the mobile porting stakes in consecutive months since it entered the mar...

How Santiago's stock exchange embraced blockchain, Andrés Araya, CIO, Santiago Exchange

Monday, May 22, 2017

Santiago's stock exchange recently announced a partnership with IBM to implement what it says will be the first blockchain system for securities lending. The project seeks to help Latin Americ...

Chile authorities call for digital mindset

Monday, May 22, 2017

Authorities overseeing Chile's transport and telecommunications industries said on Friday that government authorities must urgently start thinking in digital terms or face missing the curve of the dig...

Argentina e-commerce fest sees record sales

Monday, May 22, 2017

Argentina posted record sales in the latest edition of its Hotsale e-commerce discount event, reaching 3.45bn pesos (US$213mn), up 33% compared to 2016, according to event organizer the Argentine e-co...

Chile authorities call for digital mindset

Friday, May 19, 2017

Authorities overseeing Chile's transport and telecommunications industries said on Friday that government authorities must urgently start thinking in digital terms or face missing the curve of the dig...