Our leaders drive TNS to provide our clients with world-beating market research information services. Click on the tiles below to meet TNS’ leaders.
Richard joined TNS in July 2013 as Global CEO, having spent the previous five years leading the global customer practice at Ernst & Young.
CEO Americas & Global Chief Operating Officer
Mike Gettle was appointed CEO of the Americas in 2013 and continues in his role as Global COO.
Global Operations Director
James leads TNS’s operations teams across the globe, driving high quality data collection and analysis as the basis for TNS insights.
Non Executive Chair, TNS Qualitative
Recognised with an MRS Fellowship for her contribution to the industry, Rebecca has over 30 years’ experience in qualitative research.
CEO, Africa, the Mediterranean and Middle East (AMME)
Kim has run TNS’s Africa, the Mediterranean and Middle East operations since joining the Group in January 2011.
CEO Asia Pacific
Chris leads TNS’s research teams across 18 countries, including some of the most dynamic markets in the world today.
Chief Client Officer
In her role as Chief Client Officer Heather is responsible for the development and growth of our key client relationships.
Chief Research Officer
Robert is responsible for the global offer strategy, R&D initiatives and technology enabled research. He is a member of the Kantar Innovation Board.
David is responsible for the financial capabilities, records and reporting of the TNS Group.
Global Human Resources Director
Ishbel leads the TNS global HR team with a particular focus on recruiting, developing and retaining the talent to drive our business forward.
Director of Strategy and Transformation
Jonathan is responsible for the development and delivery of TNS strategy.
CEO, Nordics & Baltics
Yvonne is the head of TNS businesses in the Nordics & Baltics region, running full service agencies in seven countries.
CEO, TNS Russia
Ruslan has led TNS’s operations in Russia since taking up his current CEO role in 2008.
Global Automotive Sector Head
Rémy is responsible for TNS’s automotive sector strategy, including business development and global account management.
Global Head of Political and Social
Appointed in January 2015, she was previously the CEO of TNS BMRB. She also heads up the WPP Government and Public Sector Practice.
CEO, TNS UK
Will joined TNS UK in January 2015.
Global Head, TNS Qualitative
Appointed Global Head of TNS Qualitative in January 2015, Anjali is a seasoned qualitative researcher with more than 25 years in the industry.
CEO, Germany & CEE
Stefan is responsible for the TNS businesses in Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland and the Ukraine.
CEO for Southern Europe & Benelux
Following 7 years in APAC leading the regional Key Account function, Sebastien has returned to TNS in Europe as CEO for Southern Europe & Benelux.