New Managing Director

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Simon Stephen as Managing Director with effect from 1 July 2020.

Simon joined us last year with 25 years of experience in survey data processing in the Market Research industry, including work at leading research agencies such as NOP World/Business, BMRB-Kantar, and ORC International, before spending 20 years at the specialist MR data Management consultancy SwissPeaks.

Simon said of his appointment “I am excited to be given the opportunity to develop the specialist survey services and software offered by Merlinco, driving towards a higher profile for the leading survey analysis package MERLIN. We are already working on greater integration and improved productivity features, taking full advantage of the latest technology.”

John Tebboth, Merlinco’s Managing Director for the past 12 years, remains as a board Director, focussing on software support and training, providing valuable continuity for clients. Keith Hughes, Kathy Abbott and Peter Jackling also continue to be board Directors.