Sean McDevitt


Sean McDevitt is a partner with Arthur D. Little (ADL), a member of ADL's Telecommunications, Information Technology, Media & Electronics (TIME) and Private Equity practices, and a Cutter Expert. He has extensive experience in the investment due diligence/M&A in the communications industry, broad wireless experience in market entry and spectrum auctions, and a broad range of expertise in cable/multiple-system operator/fiber business services markets. Mr. McDevitt has over 25 years’ experience in consulting and operating roles. Most recently, he was VP at Cartesian, Inc., where he was responsible for North American strategy and management consulting operations. Previously, Mr. McDevitt was VP/Partner in the group’s strategy consulting arm, Cambridge Strategic Management Group (CSMG). Earlier in his career, he held several operating roles, primarily within kgb (formerly InfoNXX), serving as Président Directeur Général of 118218 Le Numéro France, which he directed from greenfield entrant to #1 position in the French directory enquiries market. Mr. McDevitt also served as COO of 118//Media and as SVP in charge of EU expansion. He earned a bachelor of arts degree in classics and business economics from Brown University and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He can be reached at