NEWS2 May 2012

Agility Research hires MediaCom’s Tiongson

Asia Pacific People

SINGAPORE— Philip Tiongson has been appointed director of research and solutions at Agility Research & Strategy, the agency formed by former Harris Interactive executives Asha Choksi and Amrita Banta in 2011.

Tiongson steps into the role following a 15-year career in market research, most recently working in the regional analytics team at MediaCom. He also served as a director for Interpublic Group’s Mediabrands Analytics across Asia-Pacific and was a founding director at UM|Consulting at Universal McCann Singapore.

Clients he has worked with over the years include Procter & Gamble, Mastercard, Microsoft, Johnson & Johnson, Aegis Media and GSK Biologicals.