London, UK (February 12, 2018) - Global research agency Kantar TNS today announced the appointment of Tom Crawford as Insights Planner, UK. Tom joins from Microsoft, where he held Customer and Market research positions for the last three years, two of them in Seattle, Washington. An expert in insight development, Tom led senior global teams of product, brand and retail research specialists. Prior to this, Tom worked at Nokia for 11 years.

In his new role at Kantar TNS UK, Tom will work with account teams to deliver compelling insights and drive strategic decision making for our clients.  He will also support the development of our offer, particularly in the areas of product and service innovation. 

Amy Cashman, Managing Director of Kantar TNS UK said “I am delighted that Tom is joining Kantar TNS UK.  His extensive client-side experience in the Technology industry will ensure we continue to focus on delivering insights using the latest cutting-edge techniques to drive growth for our clients.”

Tom Crawford, Insights Planner at Kantar TNS UK said “This is an exciting time to be working in the Insights industry, especially in a leading brand such as Kantar. I am passionate about research and analytics and translating insights into a powerful tool for decision making across design, product, marketing and sales and look forward to working with the talented team at Kantar TNS UK.”

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About Kantar TNS 
Kantar TNS is one of the world’s largest research agencies with experts in over 90 countries. With expertise in innovation, brand and communication, shopper activation and customer experience, we help our clients identify, optimise and activate the moments that matter to drive growth for their business.

We are part of Kantar, one of the world’s leading data, insight and consultancy companies. 

Find out more at www.tnsglobal.com.