NEWS19 February 2018

Grail Research appoints Stone as CEO

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US – Research and analytics company, Grail Research, has hired Rob Stone as its chief executive officer.

Stone – who founded and led tech, telecoms and financial services research consultancy Doxus before joining Grail – will also join the board of directors at Grail.

Doxus was sold to Market Strategies in 2007 and he subsequently held several roles at Market Strategies, including five years as CEO, until he left at the end of 2016.

Amit Gupta, board director and founding partner at NewQuest Capital Partners, which acquired Grail, a subsidiary of Integreon, in September 2016 said: “Rob Stone distinguishes himself as a leader in the insights industry, where he has helped transform research companies into long-term consultative partners for numerous Fortune 500 clients.”

Stone will focus on expanding the company’s primary and secondary research, predictive analytics and strategic consulting.