Dynata, the world’s largest data and insights platform, today announced that Andy Brown, former Global CEO of Kantar Media, has joined the Dynata Solutions Advisory Board. In this role, he will join a group of research and insights industry leaders providing counsel to Dynata as the company develops and launches new technologies and solutions for its base of more than 5,500 global clients.
Brown had been Global CEO for Kantar Media since 2013 before departing in May 2020. He has held a number of global corporate and research leadership positions in his career, including as the CEO of Kantar Media – following the acquisition of TNS by WPP in 2008 – and was an active member of the Executive Committee at Kantar for a number of years. He started his research career with AGB before moving to Anglia Television and then to BMRB. As well as his corporate roles within Kantar, he has been an active advisor to a number of start-up businesses in their investment phase.
“We’re thrilled to add someone of Andy’s calibre to the Dynata Solutions Advisory Board,” said Hugh Davis, President, Dynata Solutions. “His combination of industry acumen and strategic vision make him an ideal addition to our Advisory Board, helping us to better understand the needs of our clients and the marketplace so that we innovate and deliver solutions that meet those needs, both for today and into the future.”
“Dynata is playing an exciting role in the industry, building solutions that bring data and insights to life and deliver value for their clients,” said Andy Brown. “I’ve spent my career doing the same and understand that – in today’s world – those solutions are more important than ever. I am excited to join Dynata’s Advisory Board to help them bring those innovative solutions to market.”