PETALING JAYA: Kantar, the world’s leading marketing data and analytics firm, has announced the appointments of Jane Ng and Paromeeta Mathur Banerjee to general manager of the insights divisions for the company in Singapore and Malaysia, respectively.
In a statement, the company said Ng has 18 years of experience in the insights industry across Kantar in Singapore and the Philippines, as well as with clients such as the Coca-Cola Co, developing brand and communication plans and strategic business plans.
“She is an expert at building great brands and iconic local jewels and is passionate about purposeful brand building.”
Meanwhile, Paromeeta has more than 20 years of experience in the insights industry, spanning India and Malaysia.
“She most recently held the position of chief client officer for Kantar’s Insights division in Malaysia.
“She is a well-known industry leader and is currently president of the Marketing Research Society of Malaysia,” said the company.
Commenting on the appointment, Kantar South-East Asia (Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam) managing director Katie McClintock said the appointments will be crucial in fulfilling the company’s ambition in the region, as it sets itself up for growth.
“From understanding the fundamental market shifts to our future focused consulting, brand and innovation experts, our South-East Asia team offers an unmatched depth of expertise,” said McClintock.