Client Testimonials

“FirstPartner’s work brought clarity to our understanding of a complex, challenging market and the research received great feedback from the WEX team. The project helped us to build a focussed Go to Market strategy with confidence.”
Myles Stephenson, Managing Director, WEX Europe

"FirstPartner did what every good partner should do – made our job easier by allowing us to focus on our core business whilst they took care of analyzing and validating our strategy. I would happily recommend FirstPartner to any business looking for in-depth analysis of their business’ positioning and worth to the market."          

Geoff Morley, Head of Strategy and Partnerships


“FirstPartner delivered a deep and insightful piece of research and analysis which was very well received within Oracle and has given us a valuable additional perspective for addressing this market”   

Gordon Rawling, EMEA Marketing Director, Oracle Communications

“FirstPartner have been critical to our success with two of the most complex and challenging Go to Market projects we have ever undertaken.  They really became an integral and valued part of our team.”                

Lucien Groenhuizjen,  MD TomTom DC&P




Download our new 2015 Mobile Payments & Banking and Retail Payments Market Maps, plus M2M & IoT,  Automotive Infotainment Market Maps and more.



Mobile Wallet Acquisitions Shake Up M-Payments

Meet FirstPartner at BLN IoT Forum

Key Developments in Mobile and Retail Payment Sector Highlighted in New Market Maps

2014 Mobile Data Security Market Map Now Available

The fight for presence in the mobile payment space has just moved up a gear.  During the last month we have seen three
 significant technology acquisitions by major challengers (Samsung/LoopPay, Google/SoftCard and PayPal/Paydiant). Check out our Blog for our analysis on the impact these moves, the proposects for a coherent mobile payments ecosys...

FirstPartner at BLN IoT ForumFirstPartner will be attending the BLN IoT Forum 2015 on 11 & 12 March. All attendees will receive a copy of our new M2M & IoT Market Map and this should help stimulate the lively discussion and original thinking of the BLN events. If you are also attending please get in touch and we will make sure we catch up and exchange views
The M2M & IoT Ma...

FirstPartner Market Map Commissions Mobile payment consumer trends
We are currently witnessing an unprecedented level of change in the payments & banking sectors. FirstPartner has just released two new Market Maps that provide a concise visual overview of the emerging ecosystem.
The “Transformation of Retail Payments Map” charts the convergence between online and offline payments, loyalty and couponing, agains...

FirstPartner Market Map Commissions

The 2014 version of our popular Mobile Data Security Market Map is now available for download.  The Map reviews both Enterprise and Consumer security strategies for mobile devices, along with the threats countered. Delivery methods to counter the remote are also outlined, including behind firewall and cloud based services.

Mobile Data Security Market Map

The strategy options av...