NEWS11 March 2015

Turton appointed as head of Automotive for TNS USA

Automotive News North America People

US — TNS has appointed current global development director for TNS Automotive, Andy Turton, as head of Automotive for the Americas.

In his new role, Turton (pictured) will be responsible for developing and implementing the firm’s automotive growth strategy in the Americas.

“Andy’s appointment completes our automotive footprint across the US, Europe and Asia,” said Rémy Pothet, global head, TNS Automotive. “The US is a strategically important market for us as the second largest automotive hub worldwide and home to some of the biggest global manufacturers – GM, Ford and Fiat Chrysler Automotive to name just a few.

“Andy is the perfect candidate to take on this role, with a brilliant track record throughout his time at TNS and a deep understanding of how the US market operates, having already lived and worked there for 10 years.”