Full service agency InsightAsia has launched in Europe as Insight International, and appointed former ActiveGroup European MD Dan Foreman as Chief Executive Officer, based in London.
Founded in 1997, InsightAsia provides market research and consultancy services across Asia from its offices in Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, the Philippines and China. The firm employs more than a hundred research professionals supported by dedicated field and data entry team. InsightAsia also partners with agencies in India, Sri Lanka and Hong Kong.
Foreman joins from US-based ActiveGroup, where he led international business development from the company's London office. Prior to this, he was MD of online agency Opinium, and set up the London office for FocusVision. Earlier in his career, he worked at WFCA, Incite, Added Value and Research International, and client side as Research Director at Kimberly-Clark.
In his new role, Foreman is tasked with establishing the business across Europe, and is already recruiting staff in the UK, France, Germany and Switzerland across a number of industry verticals.
Sajan Koch, CEO of InsightAsia Research Group comments: 'We have been looking to expand into Europe for some time but have been waiting for the right person to come along. Dan Foreman shares our vision and values and we are delighted to have him on board.'
Web site: www.insight-int.com .
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