NEWS5 May 2015

TNS announces senior Asia Pacific appointments

Asia Pacific People

SINGAPORE — TNS has announced a number of senior appointments across Asia Pacific.

Narelle Burke joins from Nielsen as human resources director for TNS Asia Pacific; Chris Bonsi, who was most recently CEO TNS Greater China, has been appointed chief client and insights officer for TNS Asia Pacific; Grace Lui (pictured) has been appointed CEO of TNS China, having joined TNS as MD, Malaysia in 2009; MC Lai replaces Lui as MD, TNS Malaysia; while Jon Foged becomes regional managing director for TNS Malaysia and Singapore, an expansion of his previous role of MD for TNS Singapore.

“This is a very exciting time for TNS in Asia Pacific,” said Chris Riquier, CEO TNS Asia Pacific. “These leaders have demonstrated their ability to deliver innovative approaches and build businesses that really serve the needs of our clients.

“I am delighted to see our senior leaders continue to develop their careers within TNS – and extend their expertise across the Asia Pacific region.”