BDRC Continental Strengthens Financial Services Team With New Appointments
Written by BDRC
London 3rd December 2010: BDRC Continental is delighted to announce that it is strengthening its financial services team with two new appointments.
Joining the team are:
Joy has been appointed to the role of Research Manager within the financial services team at BDRC Continental. She will work on a range of quantitative and qualitative projects and cover a broad spectrum fields within financial services.
Joy brings more than eight years’ research experience to her new role having previously worked across a number of sectors including public sector, healthcare, financial services and consumer in her previous role at Marketing Sciences Ltd.
She has a first class BA (Hons) in Human Geography from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth.
Commenting on her appointment, Joy said:
“BDRC Continental is a flexible and approachable company with an impressive, high quality client base that ranges from The Pensions Regulator, to major high street leaders such as Lloyds Banking Group, Barclays and RBS and international financial power houses such as Santander and HSBC. I am looking forward to the variety that this strong client list will afford and working with a team that is well respected throughout the sector.”
James joins BDRC Continental as Research Manager and will deliver a range of ad hoc and syndicated projects for the agency’s financial services clients. He joins from TNS research International and brings four years’ research experience to the team.
James’s expertise includes working with a number of blue chip financial and professional services clients.
In addition to being skilled in include brand and communications, new product development and innovation, stakeholder management, and employee engagement research, James brings particular expertise in conjoint/trade off experience analysis. James has a BA (Hons) in Marketing from Southampton Business School.
“BDRC Continental has an impressive track record of providing high quality insight to clients and a history of longstanding client relationships with many of the biggest brands within the financial services arena.
I am delighted to be joining a team that has such a strong footprint in the sector and look forward to helping BDRC Contintental expand their client roster in 2011.”
Dr Cris Tarrant, Chief Executive of BDRC Continental says:
“Financial research is challenging because the subject can be complex and the market can change. Having a team which understands the market, can engage with respondents and deliver the information our clients need is key to helping them meet those challenges. Joy and James’s experience will make a great contribution to that offering.”
London, UK - 3 December 2010