NEWS2 December 2016

Lightspeed makes operations changes across EMEA

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UK — Lightspeed has announced eight promotions to management positions in EMEA operations, including Derek Gibson, who has been made director of operations in France and the UK. 

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Gibson joins the operations leadership team having been at the organisation for 11 years. 

Other appointments across EMEA operations include: Michael Werner, promoted to client operations manager, Netherlands; Margreet Sasburg, promoted to team leader, MRA; Mariana Monroy, promoted to team leader, enterprise; Björn Ludwig, promoted to team leader, MRA; Alban Zinsou, promoted to team leader, enterprise; Andreas Hagn, promoted to team leader, MRA; and Marcus Chen, promoted to senior research manager, Lightspeed All Global. 

“I am thrilled to be able to announce these promotions, as all of these individuals have a proven track record for success – each demonstrating a commitment to Lightspeed’s dedication to put clients first,” stated Caroline Frankum, chief executive officer, EMEA (pictured).

“These promotions ensure Lightspeed has a strong platform for long-term growth to continue our mission to illuminate insights for clients.”