Team

Dedicated to serving you, our team is made up of individuals from all over the world brought together by their passion to answer the call of the ESOMAR community.


Based in Amsterdam, the team is led by a senior management team who report to the ESOMAR Council and the ESOMAR General Assembly of members like you.

Senior Management Team

The Senior Management Team is responsible for the overall day-to-day management of ESOMAR's core services to you. They ensure the organisation remains focussed on your needs and interests.

Dr Parves Khan
ESOMAR Staff, CEO ESOMAR at ESOMAR
Marie-Agnes Mourot de Lathyle
ESOMAR Staff, Chief Finance and Operations Officer at ESOMAR
Angela Canin
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Business Development at ESOMAR
Felix Chandra
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Business Systems and & R&D at ESOMAR
Marcel Dekker
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Finance & HR at ESOMAR
Nordin Ahyoud
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Business Services & Finance at ESOMAR
Rhiannon Bryant
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Global Content & Events at ESOMAR
Geraldine Proust
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Public Affairs and Professional Standards at ESOMAR
Gabriela Kusters
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Global Marketing at ESOMAR
Member Relations 2021 Team


Member Relations

Your main interface with the products and services on offer for you. They help you navigate our subscription offers and subscribe you to the most appropriate package. They also ensure that you get the most out of the services throughout the lifespan of your membership.

Nordin Ahyoud
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Business Services & Finance at ESOMAR
Bob Birdsell
ESOMAR Staff, Membership Development Director, North America at ESOMAR
Caroline Oets
ESOMAR Staff, Office Coordinator & Customer Service Support at ESOMAR
Steliana Ifrim
ESOMAR Staff, Customer Success Team Manager at ESOMAR
Kalika Saxena
ESOMAR Staff, Senior Sales Specialist at ESOMAR
Olga Byckova
ESOMAR Staff, Senior Member Experience Specialist at ESOMAR
ESOMAR Member Relations Team celebrating


Government Affairs and Professional Standards

Government Affairs and Professional Standards coordinate the committees responsible for issuing you ethical and professional guidance, and champion your voice in front of legislators and regulators around the world so that you may continue to operate worldwide.

Geraldine Proust
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Public Affairs and Professional Standards at ESOMAR
Claudio Gennaro
ESOMAR Staff, Senior Advocacy Programmes Coordinator at ESOMAR
Paula Fernandez
Standards Programmes Coordinator at ESOMAR


Market Intelligence

Giving you access to intelligence about the data, research and insights ecosystem enabling you to plan business strategies and stay ahead of the pack. We also apply market intelligence to improve our core products and services ensuring they remain relevant to your changing needs.

Marie-Agnes Mourot de Lathyle
ESOMAR Staff, Chief Finance and Operations Officer at ESOMAR
Xabier Palacio
ESOMAR Staff, Senior Manager Intelligence Unit at ESOMAR
Ajitha Gopalakrishnan
ESOMAR Staff, Junior Data Analyst at ESOMAR


Content and Events

Content and Events manage our calendar of events and activities for the community, they source the most inspiring of speakers, coordinate our programme committees ensuring you are up to date on the latest techniques and applications to keep you ahead of the curve.

Rhiannon Bryant
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Global Content & Events at ESOMAR
Monique Johnson
ESOMAR Staff, Global Content & Events Specialist at ESOMAR
Amy Collins
ESOMAR Staff, Events Coordinator at ESOMAR
Annechien de Groot
Logistics Manager at ESOMAR
ESOMAR Content and Event Team in Action


Business Development and Partnerships

Growing your business worldwide takes effort and partners you can depend on, Business Development and Partnerships helps you activate the ESOMAR community to reach your business ambitions across the world and grow your global footprint.

Angela Canin
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Business Development at ESOMAR


Marketing and Communications Team

Ensuring you remain aware of all that ESOMAR has to offer you and helping to spread the word about initiatives, campaigns and activities to help you connect, be inspired, grow, and share. We make sure you don't miss a beat when it comes to our bustling community.

Gabriela Kusters
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Global Marketing at ESOMAR
Vincent van Bentem
ESOMAR Staff, Creative Manager at ESOMAR
Iliya Hull
ESOMAR Staff, Senior Marketing and Community Coordinator at ESOMAR
Lucile Bergar
ESOMAR Staff, Senior Digital Marketing Executive at ESOMAR
Brandon Heim
ESOMAR Staff, Graphics and Branding Designer at ESOMAR
ESOMAR Marketing and Comms Team in action


Business Systems Research and Development

ESOMAR's innovative services ensure you have access to a bustling knowledge community and can showcase your expertise to a global client base. The Business Systems and Research and Development Team are responsible for maintaining these tech-driven services for you.

Felix Chandra
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Business Systems and & R&D at ESOMAR


Finance

Nordin Ahyoud
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Business Services & Finance at ESOMAR
Marcel Dekker
ESOMAR Staff, Head of Finance & HR at ESOMAR
Mieke Hendrikx
ESOMAR Staff, Accounts Payable Accountant at ESOMAR
Edwin Dekker
ESOMAR Staff, Accounts Receivable Accountant at ESOMAR