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Executive Leadership Team

  • Frédéric-Charles Petit
    Chief Executive and Founder

    Biografía

    Frédéric’s mission is to revolutionize the way brands and consumers engage with one another, with the ultimate objective of transforming the market research industry into a real-time, mass market and social experience.  Today ITWP helps companies anywhere in the world make clearer business decisions by bringing brands and people together via its streamlined research platform and the world’s largest social voting community, Toluna.com.  

    Frédéric, and his team, acquired several companies over the course of Toluna’s development, and has grown the company from one individual based in Paris, to a global company of more than 1,200 staff in 21 offices on 4 continents.

    Frédéric is an industry visionary, and speaks often among industry leaders about the transformation of market research, impacts of automation and more.

    Frédéric holds a Master’s degree in comparative jurisprudence from New York University and a diploma in advanced studies in international economic law from the Sorbonne in Paris (D. E. A.). He practiced as a French lawyer in the corporate department of Allen & Overy’s Paris office, before establishing Toluna in May 2000.

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    Último artículo del blog
    noviembre 13, 2015
    Toluna CEO Frederic-Charles Petit turned his interest in consumer research into a leader in the survey technology industry.
  • Frank Smadja, PhD.
    EVP, R&D and Technology

    Biografía

    Frank es vicepresidente sénior de I+D en Toluna, donde lidera los esfuerzos de I+D encabezados por el sitio toluna.com. La experiencia de Frank se basa en el análisis de textos y comunidades. Antes de incorporarse a Toluna fue cofundador de RawSugar, una empresa emergente de marcadores sociales, pionera en la búsqueda facetada sobre etiquetas de usuario. Anteriormente, Frank trabajó en Bellcore, Lehman Brothers y varias empresas incipientes en las que fue responsable de resolver multitud de problemas de negocio utilizando una selección de tecnologías únicas y divertidas. Los logros de Frank incluyen múltiples patentes, publicaciones referenciadas, capítulos de libros y compromisos de participación en importantes conferencias. Puedes consultar un artículo reciente aquí http://www.toluna-group.com/us/news/fs-speak/. Obtuvo un doctorado y un máster en informática por la universidad de Columbia, Nueva York.
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    Último artículo del blog
    septiembre 02, 2015
    Mobile is not enough – the quest for relevance continues!
  • Paul Twite
    Managing Director, EMEA

    Biografía

    Paul brings an abundance of digital technology experience and knowledge to his role as Managing Director, EMEA.  After joining Toluna in 2013, Paul was tasked with growing Toluna’s UK business. Toluna experienced a sustained increase in both the number and depth of client relationships in the research and technology sectors. Before joining Toluna, I lead divisions at United Business Media in Hong Kong and Haymarket in London. 
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    Último artículo del blog
    junio 02, 2015
    Why the Need for Speed in Market Research?
  • Ludovic Milet
    Director General de APAC

    Biografía

    Ludovic Milet se unió a Toluna en 2015 como Director General de APAC, llevando más de 20 años de experiencia en la industria de investigación de mercado. Con sede en Hong Kong, Ludo es responsable de la estrategia de Toluna en toda la región Asia-Pacífico.

    Antes de Toluna, Ludo ocupó altos cargos en una agencia líder de investigación de mercado, GMI, donde fue responsable de la estrategia en toda la región Asia-Pacífico, así como de negocios Director del Grupo de Retail and Technology División de GfK (ahora llamada Consumer Choice), que sirve los tomadores de decisiones de las organizaciones de primer orden, de electrónica de consumo y electrodomésticos industrias, en Europa y Asia Pacífico. Ludo posee una Maestría en Marketing y Finanzas Corporativas de Ciencias Políticas en París, Francia.

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  • S. Jay Rampuria
    EVP, Business Development

    Biografía

    As Executive Vice President of Global Business Development, Jay Rampuria leads all business development strategy for the company.  His focus is to drive long-term partnerships with the world's largest Advertisers, along with new product development through innovative client and data partnerships.

    With nearly 20 years of leadership experience between Early Stage / Venture Backed Companies (RightNow, Island Data, Intelliseek/BuzzMetrics, and Unmetric), as well as, Large Enterprise Organizations (EDS, Nielsen, McKinsey, and Accenture), Jay brings considerable senior Sales and Account Management expertise in advertising, digital, social media, and text analytics, having partnered with some of the world's largest Brands and Agencies.

    Before Toluna, Jay was Global Head of Client Development at Unmetric, where he led all commercial aspects of the business, including sales, major account management and partnerships across the world. Before that, he was a Partner within the Accenture’s Interactive business unit and prior to that helped to found and lead the Americas’ Sales and Account Management organization for NM Incite (a JV between Nielsen and McKinsey). 

    He is a graduate from the University of Oklahoma where he received a BBA in Finance and Management Information Systems (MIS).
    Jay
    Último artículo del blog
    diciembre 20, 2018
    Both CES and Toluna All About Convergence
  • Phil Ahad
    Chief Digital Officer

    Biografía

    Phil Ahad, Senior Vice President of Digital Products is responsible for leading the vision, development and strategy for Toluna’s suite of digital market research products.  He is passionate about identifying first look technology and trends that innovate companies, industries and business concepts.  Phil has a broad range of experience in digital product leadership and marketing focusing on automation and disruption across all industry types.  He has held senior leadership roles from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. 

     

    Under his leadership, Toluna’s digital products have been the fastest growing products in the market research industry and has established Toluna as the top organization for end-to-end market research technology and innovation.   

     

    Phil holds degrees in Decisions Science and Management Information Systems from George Mason University School of Business. 

    Phil
    Último artículo del blog
    septiembre 12, 2017
    Concept Testing to Ensure Success, More Critical Than Ever
  • Pierre
    Chief Financial and Operations Officer

    Biografía

    Pierre joined Toluna in 2015 and serves as the company’s Chief Financial Officer. Pierre comes to us with many years finance experience and was previously the Investment Manager at Verlinvest, as well as Senior Consultant for Ernst & Young.
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  • Michele Morelli
    SVP, Global Marketing Strategy

    Biografía

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  • Mathlide Lelievre
    EVP, Head of Global Operations

    Biografía

    Mathilde is Vice President of Global Operations at Toluna. Mathilde joined Toluna in 2005 and grew her team from 3 employees in a single location to 400+ team members worldwide, servicing revenues which have grown to £49 million (2009). In her position, Mathilde has been instrumental in defining and implementing the company’s operations strategy, and has been actively involved in the due diligence and integration of three acquisitions.​

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  • Jerome Labbé
    EVP, Head of Supply

    Biografía

    Jerome joined the Toluna team in 2010, after 8 years leading the panel development for TNS Sofres in Paris. Jerome is responsible for the health of the Toluna panel and the strategic leading of its evolution.
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  • Michael Masset
    Chief Human Resources Officer

    Biografía

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  • Nicholas Langeveld
    Managing Director, North America

    Biografía

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Leadership Team

  • Patrick Van Bloeme
    Managing Director, France

    Biografía

    Patrick Van Bloeme is responsible for strategic development for France, alongside Nathalie-Perrio-Combeaux.  Patrick co-Founded Novatris – a French market research Company established in 1995 with Nathalie. This business grew rapidly to become one of the most reputed specialists of online research before joining the Harris Interactive group in 2004.

    Patrick has co-led the company since its creation, driving a constant strategy of growth through innovation. In Feb 2011, Patrick took the co-responsibility for delivering a positive restructure of the Harris Interactive UK business. In 2014, Harris Interactive joined the ITWP group. Patrick now co-manages ITWP in France (leading both the Harris Interactive and Toluna companies).
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  • Nathalie Perrio-Combeaux
    Managing Director, France

    Biografía

    Nathalie Perrio-Combeaux is responsible for strategic development for France, alongside Patrick Van Bloeme.  Nathalie co-Founded Novatris – a French market research Company established in 1995 with Patrick. This business grew rapidly to become one of the most reputed specialists of online research before joining the Harris Interactive group in 2004.

    Patrick has co-led the company since its creation, driving a constant strategy of growth through innovation. In Feb 2011, Patrick took the co-responsibility for delivering a positive restructure of the Harris Interactive UK business. In 2014, Harris Interactive joined the ITWP group. Patrick now co-manages ITWP in France (leading both the Harris Interactive and Toluna companies).


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  • Marco Gastaut
    Managing Director, South Europe

    Biografía

    Marco se unió a Toluna en 2008 como Director Comercial de Italia. Este nuevo desafío profesional le permite introducir en el mercado italiano productos innovadores y revolucionarios para la recogida de datos en línea, así como para obtener más experiencia en el mundo de la investigación de mercado en línea. Hasta la fecha, los clientes italianos de Toluna incluyen a todas las principales agencias de investigación de mercado asociadas a Esomar y Assirm con un enfoque en la investigación en línea y móvil.

    Gracias a Marco, Toluna ha logrado una posición de liderazgo en Italia tanto para la provisión de muestras en línea como para soluciones tecnológicas para crear una comunidad de paneles con fines de investigación.

    En junio de 2009, Marco ha sido promovido como Director Comercial de Europa del Sur, con el objetivo de desarrollar el mercado español paralelamente a la consolidación del mercado italiano.

    En noviembre de 2014 Marco fue promovido a la posición de Director General con responsabilidad de P & L. La misión de Marco es facilitar la inversión en la industria de la investigación de mercado hacia la automatización, la tecnología y la innovación para acelerar el proceso de generación de Consumer Insight.

    En enero de 2016 Marco amplió sus responsabilidades de MD a Sudamérica y supervisó la apertura de Toluna Latam HQ en São Paulo, Brasil. Toluna pretende convertirse en una fuerza disruptiva en el sector de la investigación de mercado en Latam y afirmar su liderazgo en esta región tan estratégica.
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  • Thomas Rodenhaus
    Managing Director, Germany

    Biografía

    Thomas is responsible for strategic development for Germany. In his role he is responsible for business operations, methods development. Prior to joining Harris Interactive, and Toluna Thomas was owner and founder of MediaTransfer AG Netresearch & Consulting.   Dr. Thomas Rodenhausen is a psychologist, has a doctorate from the Free University of Berlin in the subject, where he worked as a research assistant.
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  • Tsahi Ben Yosef
    SVP, Product Innovation

    Biografía

    Tsahi Ben Yosef is a business leader with 15 years of diverse experience across technology innovation and execution. He has led a wide variety of projects in highly complex, dynamic environments, dealing with cutting edge technologies. Tsahi is also known as a prominent entrepreneur with 2 successful technology start-ups.

    In 2016, Toluna has acquired Crossence, his latest creation, specializing in cross-device passive measurement solution. Now Tsahi is responsible for driving Toluna’s end to end platform strategy & roadmap across 24 offices in 4 regions.
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  • Sandy Casey
    SVP, Strategic Panel Partnerships

    Biografía

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  • Michael Dawson
    SVP, Strategic Accounts

    Biografía

    Michael has been working in digital data collection since 2003 and has become a driving force in the Toluna management team. Michael now leads Toluna’s largest global account as VP of Strategic Accounts. He was pivotal in the growth of large MR accounts such as Brainjuicer and Harris Interactive  (pre-acquisition) and now leads the sales operation globally for Toluna’s largest account: Nielsen

    Michael Dawson
    Último artículo del blog
    julio 07, 2015
    It’s About Simplifying: Embedding Research Technology in Projects
  • Marco Pasqualina
    SVP, Head of Sales, North America

    Biografía

    In Marco's role, he is responsible for helping clients derive value from Toluna's suite of platform-based insights solutions. I am focused on client success and have helped companies large and small transform the way they obtain insights, leverage the benefits of automation, and value of real-time insights.
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  • Nathan Wimble
    Head of Sales, UK

    Biografía

    A talented Senior Executive with the initiative, creativity, drive and experience to win and grow new clients, enter new markets, launch new products and create and build strong business relationships. As an experienced sales professional Nathan has delivered growth in FTSE250 companies and in smaller equity backed businesses in new and fast growth sectors. Nathan joined the Toluna team in June 2016 to lead the MR sector sales team.
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  • Janice Caston
    VP, Brand Marketing Operations

    Biografía

    Janice is responsible for brand marketing operations and has an extensive background both in marketing, and the consumer insights industry.  Over the span of Janice's career, she's helped to build successful go to market strategies, and has a proven track record for developing results-oriented marketing programs.
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