Online panel firm Research Now has appointed Phil Rance to the newly created position of UK Commercial Director, with overall responsibility for client development.
Rance joins with a background in financial services, insurance and consultancy, having previously held positions with the Automobile Association (AA) as Director of Sales & Partnerships, with Bradford and Bingley's retail business as Regional Director, and as a Consultant with management consultancies Credo and COBA. He has an MA in Russian and English from Worcester College, Oxford.
In his new role, Rance reports to Group MD Andrew Cooper who comments: 'Phil's appointment at the
helm of our dedicated UK client development team allows us to continue to develop our strong client-focused strategy in the UK and align more fully with our clients' needs.'
Last week, the company appointed Peter Blansjaar to lead its operations, project delivery and quality assurance systems in the Asia Pacific region (www.mrweb.com/drno/news7897.htm).
Research Now has 28 proprietary online panels in Europe, North and Latin America and Australasia, which comprise more than 2.2 million active respondents. The firm is on the net at www.researchnow.co.uk.
All articles 2006-21 written and edited by Mel Crowther and/or Nick Thomas unless otherwise stated.