TNS is delighted to announce the return of Alex Wright as a Director in the UK business. Alex started his research career as a graduate trainee at TNS in 2003 and after 4 years left to head the research team at Winmark. He has now rejoined TNS UK as a Director, looking after Technology and Finance clients.

Amy Cashman, Board Director at TNS UK commented "we are delighted to welcome Alex back to TNS at this exciting time of growth for us in the Technology and Finance arena. His research expertise, business acumen and intellect are a huge asset to us as we look to expand even further in these areas."

Alex added "it is great to be back at TNS UK. The business has enjoyed strong growth across a fantastic range of clients. I'm thrilled to be working with such talented colleagues and to have access to the strong research and business resources within the Group."

About TNS

TNS UK advises clients on specific growth strategies around new market entry, innovation, brand switching and stakeholder management, based on long-established expertise and market-leading solutions. With a presence in over 80 countries, TNS has more conversations with the world's consumers than anyone else and understands individual human behaviours and attitudes across every cultural, economic and political region of the world. TNS is part of Kantar, one of the world's largest insight, information and consultancy groups. Please visit www.tnsglobal.com/uk for more information.

TNS UK was awarded the Market Research Society's (MRS) Agency of the Year 2013.

About Kantar

Kantar is the data investment management division of WPP and one of the world's largest insight, information and consultancy groups. By connecting the diverse talents of its 13 specialist companies, the group aims to become the pre-eminent provider of compelling and inspirational insights for the global business community. Its 28,500 employees work across 100 countries and across the whole spectrum of research and consultancy disciplines, enabling the group to offer clients business insights at every point of the consumer cycle. The group's services are employed by over half of the Fortune Top 500 companies. For further information, please visit us at www.kantar.com