NEWS15 August 2017

Maru/Matchbox promotes Matisz

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US – Maru/Matchbox has promoted Derek Matisz from vice-president of operations to senior vice-president of platform operations. 

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Matisz has been with Matchbox for more than six years. Before that, he spent five years at Ipsos, in a variety of management roles. 

“Derek is an extremely positive, proactive and practical leader," said Ged Parton, CEO of Maru Group (pictured).

"His outcome-focused can-do approach, combined with his expertise in executing insight communities and platform-based work, makes him the obvious candidate to lead Matchbox’s platform operations.

“This is an exciting time for Maru/Matchbox as we continue to invest in enhanced technology capabilities to empower our researchers to deliver accurate insights at speed.”

The company has also announced the departure of its chief process officer, Leigh Frost.