NEWS26 January 2024

Touchstone Shoppercentric makes four promotions

News People UK

UK – UK-based research consultancy Touchstone Shoppercentric has made four promotions, including Dr Marie Screene as head of quantitative research.

Dr Marie Screene

Screene (pictured) has been at Touchstone Shoppercentric since 2021, having previously worked at Savanta and its predecessor Future Thinking for around 20 years.

Jasper Darby has been promoted to research manager, having previously been a senior research executive at the business.

Hannah Daniels has been promoted to senior research executive from research executive, while Lauren Chappell has been named research executive having previously been a trainee in the role.

Touchstone managing director Jon Darby said: “Following tough trading conditions in 2022 we saw record sales in 2023, the team pulled out all the stops to achieve this and today we celebrate those that had significant personal growth over that time.”

Jamie Rayner, managing director at Shoppercentric, added: “It’s truly gratifying to witness the personal development of team members as they progress into roles that merit their capabilities.

“We anticipate 2024 to be a transformative year, and we are actively looking to bring new talents on board in the near future.”