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Executive Leadership Team

  • Frédéric-Charles Petit
    Président fondateur

    Biographie

    La vision de Frédéric-Charles Petit, CEO-fondeur Toluna, est de révolutionner la manière dont les marques et les consommateurs interagissent entre eux, avec l’objectif ultime de transformer le secteur des études de marché en une expérience sociale de masse en temps réel.

    Aujourd’hui, Toluna aide les professionnels des études en instituts de sondage et en entreprises à prendre des décisions éclairées en connectant les marques et les individus grâce à une plateforme d’enquêtes automatisée et à Toluna.com, la plus grande communauté sociale de votes au monde.

    Grâce à sa croissance interne et au rachat de plusieurs acteurs clé des études en ligne, Toluna est passée d’un seul collaborateur à Paris en 2000, à un groupe international de plus de 1200 employés dans 21 pays sur 4 continents.

    Frédéric est un visionnaire des études marketing, et il intervient régulièrement parmi ses pairs sur la transformation du secteur, l’impact de l’automatisation, etc.

    Frédéric est diplômé d’un master en jurisprudence comparative de l’université de New York et un diplôme d’études approfondies en droit économique international de la Sorbonne à Paris (D. E. A.). Il a exercé en tant qu’avocat français dans le département corporate de Allen & Overy’s Paris avant de créer Toluna en mai 2000.

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    Dernière article du blog
    novembre 13, 2015
    Toluna CEO Frederic-Charles Petit turned his interest in consumer research into a leader in the survey technology industry.
  • Pierre
    Chief Financial and Operations Officer

    Biographie

    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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  • Phil Ahad
    Chief Digital Officer

    Biographie

    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
    Dernière article du blog
    septembre 12, 2017
    Concept Testing to Ensure Success, More Critical Than Ever
  • Michael Masset
    Chief Human Resources Officer

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  • Frank Smadja, PhD.
    EVP, R&D and Technology

    Biographie

    Frank occupe le poste de Vice-Président Exécutif R&D chez Toluna où il dirige les services de R&D et informatiques. Frank s'est forgé une expérience dans les applicaitons et services innovants et les communautés d'utilisateurs. Avant de rejoindre Toluna, il a co-fondé RawSugar, une start-up de bookmarking à l'origine de la recherche multidimensionnelle fondée sur les tags d'utilisateurs. Auparavant, Frank a travaillé pour Bellcore, Lehman Brothers et plusieurs start-ups au sein desquelles il était responsable de la résolution d'une multitude de problèmes commerciaux en utilisant toute une palette de technologies uniques et amusantes. Frank s'illustre par de nombreux brevets, des publications spécialisées, des chapitres de livres et ses engagements lors de conférences de premier plan. Vous pourrez consulter un article récent sur le site en cliquant ici. Il a obtenu son PhD et son MSc en informatique à l'université de Columbia, NY.
    Frank
    Dernière article du blog
    septembre 02, 2015
    Mobile is not enough – the quest for relevance continues!
  • Paul Twite
    Managing Director, EMEA

    Biographie

    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. 
    Paul
    Dernière article du blog
    juin 02, 2015
    Why the Need for Speed in Market Research?
  • Ludovic Milet
    Directeur Général APAC

    Biographie

    Ludovic Milet a rejoint Toluna en 2015 en tant que Directeur Général APAC, apportant à l'entreprise plus de 20 ans d'expérience  dans le secteur des études de marché. Basé à Hong-Kong, il est en charge de la stratégie Toluna et sa mise en application pour toute la région Asie-Pacifique.
    Avant Toluna, Ludo a occupé différentes positions. Chez GMI, où il était  en charge de la stratégie pour la région Asie-Pacifique, chez GfK, en tant que Directeur de Groupe de la division Retail & Technology, travaillant pour les décideurs de multinationales de l'électronique grand public et l'électroménager en Europe et Asie-Pacifique. Ludo détient un Master en Marketing et Finance d'Entreprise de Sciences-Po Paris.
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  • Nicholas Langeveld
    Managing Director, North America

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  • S. Jay Rampuria
    EVP, Business Development

    Biographie

    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
    Dernière article du blog
    décembre 20, 2018
    Both CES and Toluna All About Convergence
  • Mathlide Lelievre
    EVP, Head of Global Operations

    Biographie

    Mathilde is Executive Vice President of Global Operations at ITWP. Mathilde joined Toluna in 2005 and grew her team from 3 employees in a single location to around 700 team members worldwide. 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 four acquisitions.
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  • Michele Morelli
    SVP, Global Marketing Strategy

    Biographie

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  • Jerome Labbé
    EVP, Head of Supply

    Biographie

    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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Leadership Team

  • Patrick Van Bloeme
    Managing Director, France

    Biographie

    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

    Biographie

    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

    Biographie

    Marco a rejoint Toluna en 2008 en tant que Directeur Commercial pour l'Italie. Ce nouveau challenge professionnel lui a permis d'introduire sur le marché italien des solutions innovantes pour la collecte de données en ligne et de gagner par la suite de l'expertise dans le monde des études de marchés online. A ce jour, les clients de Toluna Italie comptent les plus grands instituts d'études membres d'ESOMAR et Assirm qui se focalisent sur les études en ligne et mobile.
    Grâce à Marco, Toluna Italie se positionne aujourd'hui en tant que leader du marché pour les échantillons online et les solutions de création et gestion des panels communautaires.
    En juin 2009, Marco a été promu Directeur des Ventes Europe du Sud, avec pour objectif de développer le marché espagnol tout en consolidant le marché italien. 
    En novembre 2014, Marco est nommé Directeur Général Europe du Sud en charge du P&L. La mission de Marco est de faciliter les investissements du secteur des études vers l'automatisation, la technologie et l'innovation pour accélérer la génération d'Insight Consommateurs.
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  • Thomas Rodenhaus
    Managing Director, Germany

    Biographie

    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

    Biographie

    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

    Biographie

    Sandy is the SVP of Toluna’s Global Supply Acquisition team. The supply group is in charge of any and all aspects of supply, or respondent acquisition, such as Panel, Real Time Sampling and Outside Sample Vendors. Prior to joining Toluna Sandy worked with Cint, Greenfield Online and Socratic Technologies all in executive roles responsible for building each company’s respondent capabilities. Prior to joining the market research industry Sandy was a successful entrepreneur in the affinity marketing sector. Sandy has a degree in communication from Chapman University.

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  • Michael Dawson
    SVP, Strategic Accounts

    Biographie

    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
    Dernière article du blog
    juillet 07, 2015
    It’s About Simplifying: Embedding Research Technology in Projects
  • Marco Pasqualina
    SVP, Head of Sales, North America

    Biographie

    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

    Biographie

    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

    Biographie

    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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