NEWS9 January 2017

Carter joins ComRes as CEO

News People UK

UK — Research consultancy ComRes has hired former Fujitsu executive Simon Carter as its new CEO. 

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Carter (pictured) joins ComRes from the IT company, where he was VP and head of marketing for Europe, Middle East, India and Africa, with immediate effect. He has been a non executive director at ComRes for the last 12 months. 

“During uncertain times, organisations need support and the best informed advice to help make difficult decisions," said Andrew Hawkins, chairman and founder of ComRes.

"ComRes has been doing this for more than a decade, and in recognition of the unique circumstances that we are all faced with, we are making changes to better meet the needs of our clients – starting with a very senior hire to work with me in leading our business day to day.”