NEWS30 January 2012

Sheldrake to lead Euro office for GMO Research/JMI

Asia Pacific People UK

JAPAN/UK— Japanese agency GMO Research/JMI is opening a European office on 13 February.

Jonathan Sheldrake, previously of Pulse Group, Advaith, IDC and BIBA Medical, will head the UK-based team as director of European sales.

GMO says the new office will act as a client development hub for promoting the company’s online research services to European companies.

CEO Shinichi Hosokawa said: “We are extremely excited to start the year with the launch of our European office, and I have strong confidence in Jonathan’s experience and wide range of industry contacts to expand our business throughout the European region, with special emphasis on France, Germany and the UK.”