Market research technology company On Device has hired Simon Clarke for the newly created role of Commercial Lead for Singapore and more widely, the APAC region. The purpose of the role is to increase the company’s international footprint and drive new business relationships across South East Asia and Australia.
Simon has more than 20 years commercial experience in market research businesses. Previously having worked as Client Services Director of Media at Nielsen Sports and Client Director at Ipsos, his focus will be on scaling business acquisition across the APAC region whilst also strengthening their current client base within the territory.
Accelerating international growth will enable On Device Research to continue to expand its advertising effectiveness products into more territories and enable the international markets better access to the company’s ever-increasing suite of solutions including digital, social, audio, Out of Home and Connected TV research.
Simon will report directly to Michael Ward, Managing Director of the APAC and MENA regions.
Alistair Hill, CEO and Co-Founder of On Device Research states “It’s great to have Simon join us at such a crucial stage in the company’s international development. He joins a growing team which has doubled in size over the last year to support a business growth of 35% in the APAC region. The newly created role will allow On Device Research further exposure across key territories where our research products can continue to offer clients innovative and technically advanced solutions in the media research space.”
Simon Clarke commented: “I’m excited to be joining On Device Research and be working on their award winning media research solutions. I will be applying my expertise to begin growing ODR’s footprint across the APAC region and am looking forward to getting started”