NEWS9 July 2010

Synovate gives acting head Llewellyn permanent Malaysia role

Asia Pacific People

MALAYSIA— Ben Llewellyn has been confirmed as managing director for Synovate in Malaysia having served as acting head of the firm’s activities in the country since the end of April.

Llewellyn (pictured) joined Synovate in 2003 after having spells with TNS and Mori in the UK. Before taking over as acting country head he was a research director and responsible for designing and implementing research projects across all industry sectors.

Brent Stewart, Synovate’s CEO of strategic units and global business planning, said: “I’m very confident that Ben’s commercial skills and knowledge of the Malaysian market will cement our position in Malaysia as well as form an integral part of our commitment to our business in this key region.

“His local and international experience and his extensive expertise on brand and communications and customer experience is a great asset to our clients’ businesses.”