Our experts across Africa and the Middle East provide our clients with world leading market research information services. Click on the links below to meet Kantar TNS’s leaders and experts.

Executive Members

Charles Foster

CEO, Kantar, Insights Division, Africa & Middle East

Charles is the CEO Kantar, Insights Division, Africa & Middle East.

Adeola Tejumola

CEO, Kantar, Insights Division, West, East & Central Africa

Adeola heads up Kantar's Insights Division across WECA as well the Africa Insight Division based in London.

Karin Du Chenne

CEO, Kantar, Insights Division, South Africa

An inspirational business leader, Karin has over 25 years of experience in driving marketing and communications that deliver business results.

Steve Hillebrand

CEO, Kantar, Insights Division, Middle East & North Africa

Steve has been working in the region since 2007 and is responsible for the Insights business across countries in the Middle East and North Africa, including Pakistan & Afghanistan.

Desre Mann

Operations Director, Kantar, Insights Division, Africa & Middle East

Desre heads up Operations for Kantar Insights Africa and the Middle East.

Inacio dos Santos

Chief Financial Officer, Kantar, Africa & Middle East

Inacio began his career with Kantar Millward Brown’s Australian operation in 2003, working across the APAC Region.

Lydia Rolando

Human Resources Director, Kantar, Insights Division, Africa and Middle East

Lydia Rolando has over 16 years of experience in strategic human resources management and development.

Stephany Brewer

Chief Client Officer, Kantar, Insights Division, Africa and Middle East

She is experienced in managing local, regional and global projects across agencies.

Country Leaders

Adewale Obaseki

Managing Director, Kantar TNS RMS, Ghana

Adewale has over fourteen years of Market Research experience.

Aggrey Maposa

CEO, Kantar TNS, East Africa

Aggrey is the CEO for Kantar TNS, East Africa. Prior to this he lead the digital and technology practice of Kantar TNS, Global, across Africa, Mediterranean and Middle East.

Ndeye Diagne

Managing Director, Kantar TNS, Senegal and C’ote D’Ivoire

Ndeye was educated in France and has over 12 years experience

Driss Farissi

General Manager, Kantar TNS, Morocco

Driss has 18 years of work experience across client and research organisations.

Regional Experts and Client Leads

Melissa Baker

Regional Director, Public Affairs and Social Research

Melissa has over 25 years’ experience conducting and managing primary and secondary research across Africa.

Satish Dave

Regional Director, Customer Strategies and Employee Research

Satish has over 23 years in marketing research and is an expert in the finance and telecoms sector.

Neal Henriques

Regional Director, Automotive

Neal leads a Client Services function and has over 20 experience guiding key business decisions.

Ansie Lombaard

Global Technology Enabled Innovation Research Director

Ansie holds a doctorate in research methodology from the University of Stellenbosch and focuses on developing mobile and social solutions that utilise technology for better insight and business decisions

Sawan Prasad

Regional Director, Brand and Communication Research

Sawan has over 14 years of market research and client side experience. He heads Client Service, Practice Areas & Marketing Science function in the Middle East with responsibility of supporting key Practice Areas.

Anne Roberts

Regional Director, Tracking & Annuity Business

Anne is the Kantar TNS AMME expert on tracking, with more than 25 years of experience in this area.

Alison Rice

Regional Director, Brand and Communication Research

Alison attended the University of Liverpool in the UK, where she obtained a Bachelor degree in Human Geography.