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Andy Wardlaw has joined consumer insight agency MMR Research Worldwide in the new role of insight director.
Digital strategist, Tiffany St James, who has held numerous high profile digital marketing roles in government, has launched a consultancy Transmute with Charlie Southwell.
Jon Stainer has been appointed as managing director of UK & Ireland for sports marketing research consultancy Repucom.
Data collection agency Populus Data Solutions has hired Chris Atkins to be head of business development.
US pollsters, Greenberg Quinlan Rosner has promoted James Morris to become a partner in the London office.
Ipsos MENA has hired Hagop Harmandarian to be its new managing director of Ipsos KSA.
Doreen Wang, Millward Brown’s head of client solutions, has been promoted to global head of BrandZ, its brand equity database.
Christie Kawada has been appointed as executive vice-president, product management and innovation at GfK MRI.
Richard Barton has been promoted to group managing director of SPA Future Thinking overseeing the running of all the company’s offices.
Student and young people research agency, YouthSight, has hired Ross Pinnegar as manager for its panel services department.
Research and consulting firm Marketing Workshop has hired Vivian Harris as vice-president, client services.
Rich Preedy and Olly Robinson have joined Verve to lead its international community panel as part of a wave of new hires.
The Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) UK has hired Dr Simon Hampton, a psychologist from the University of East Anglia, to help educate members on mobile and digital behaviour.
Karen Chaudhari, the former insights manager for Hallmark Cards, has joined children and family market research agency Platypus as associate director.
Kathy Ellison has joined Charterhouse Research as a director to help expand its financial research business.
Kantar-owned TNS has appointed Opinion Leader’s Sarah Morris as its head of TNS Qualitative in the UK, reporting to Rebecca Wynberg, CEO TNS Qualitative.
Matthew Froggatt, TNS’s chief development officer has been announced as the new global head of Incite.
Insight consultancy, BritainThinks, has recruited Saul Parker as research director.
Millward Brown has hired Robin Wood to be its chief solutions and marketing officer based in the UK.
Singapore team adds two new joiners and moves to larger premises.