NEWS20 January 2015

NPD Group extends Maury’s role to include Asia Pacific

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FRANCE — Consumer and retail market research company The NPD Group has announced that its European group president, Michel Maury, will also now manage the firm’s operations in Asia Pacific.


Maury (pictured) will be based in its Hong Kong office from March to oversea all activities in the region.

As a result of Maury’s move, a new European executive committee of four has been created to manage NPD’s European operations. David Pritchard will manage this committee and coordinate its activities as European deputy managing director. CFO for Europe Philippe Court, and Catherine Rozanski, HR head for Europe and Asia, will also sit on the Committee.

Former general manager at Ipsos France, Philippe Cabin Saint Marcel joins the executive committee as general manager of commercial activities for Europe. He will lead all commercial activities and retailer partnerships across NPD’s European businesses (Beauty, Sport, Toys and Food service).