Global George Armitage
Americas Peter Suomi
France, Belgium, Spain and Portugal Pierre Delage
Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Austria, Russia, Eastern Europe and Baltics Corinna Hoyer
UK, Ireland and Nordics Courtney Egan
Italy Riccardo Canini
South East Asia Rhianne Clark
Greater China Sharon Fong
Japan & Korea Soichiro Okada
Middle East Paul de Cintra
Africa Elton Roupa
Australia & New Zealand David Walker
Real Estate George Armitage


Americas Jeffrey Klonoski
Europe Aoife Pearson
Asia Rhianne Clark



Americas Diantha Redd
EMEA Paul Donnelly
Asia Rhianne Clark




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Karam Abdallah

Business Development Executive

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Karam Abdallah joined the Business Development team at Oxford Economics in the Frankfurt office in December 2019.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Karam gained experience during an internship at Star Alliance in Frankfurt and at a tech start-up in Cologne.

Karam holds a BA in International Business specialized in management consulting and a semester abroad at Universidad Panamericana in Guadalajara, Mexico. For his postgraduate studies, Karam pursued a MSc in International Financial Management from the University of Groningen. He gained international experience during longer stays in Dubai, Mexico, and the Netherlands. Karam is fluent in English, German and Arabic.

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David Anneteg

Associate Director

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David Anneteg joined Oxford Economics as the Business Development Manager to develop our client base in Sweden and Finland.


Prior to working at Oxford Economics, David has most recently been working in a sales capacity in the capital markets servicing corporates and asset management firms. He has had client relationships with companies including Aberdeen, Baillie Gifford, Volvo Group and WPP. He graduated from Malardalens University, Sweden, with a Masters in International Business and Marketing with parts of his studies conducted at Universidad de Barcelona, Spain. David has also lived and worked in the US; NYC and Connecticut as well as in his mother country Sweden. 

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George Armitage

Managing Director, Global Real Estate & Specialist Markets Group

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George is responsible for managing and co-ordinating Oxford’s Global Real Estate division including all sales, product development and business strategy.  George also heads up Oxford’s Specialist Markets Group, focusing on global growth across Oxford’s Tourism, BIS and NKC economic business groups.  

George is a member of the senior management committee and has spent 7 years with Oxford, after joining in 2012 to set up its real estate division. His main responsibilities include growing Oxford Economics’ presence within the real estate sector throughout EMEA, Asia and the Americas.


Prior to joining Oxford Economics, George held roles with Real Capital Analytics (RCA) as Director of Business Development EMEA, Manager at CoStar UK and as an Associate for Savills Plc.
George is a member of the Society of Property Researchers (SPR), US Pension Real Estate Association (PREA) Research Affinity Group, The Investment Property Forum (IPF), Urban Land Institute (ULI) and Old Harrovian Property Club (OHPC).

George studied at Zurich International Business School, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and Northumbria University (UK)


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Jennifer Bach

Business Support Coordinator

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Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Jennifer gained experience in marketing and event management while working as a Marketing Associate for an online job board in Düsseldorf.

Jennifer holds a Master's Degree in Business and Economics with a focus on Marketing from Uppsala University in Sweden as well as a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration with a focus on Business-to-Business Marketing and Management Consultancy from Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg.

She gained international experience during studies in Australia and Sweden and is fluent in German and English.

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Christa Borromeo

Business Development Manager

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Christa joined Oxford Economics in 2019. She is primarily responsible for market expansion in the financial services sector as well as across various industries in Eastern Canada.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Christa was an Account Manager in a global research firm, working with senior executives across Canada, the United States and Latin America. Before then, she led the Financial Services Practice team in Asia at management consulting firm, CEB (now Gartner), and was responsible for new client acquisition and account management activities in the region.

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Debora Bourdon

Business Development Executive

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With an international business and public policies profile, Debora forms part of Oxford's Economics office in Paris where she works as Business Developer

Debora started her professional career at the Mexican Senate as Junior Advisor. She has also worked in business development for French companies in the sectors of tourism and fintech which has gained her experience in B2B sales and partnerships. She holds a BA in International Studies from UDLA Mexico City, Mx. and a Master in International Management from IGR-IAE in Rennes, Fr.

Debora is fluent in Spanish, English and French.

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Sophie Bowden

Business Development Executive

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Prior to Oxford Economics, Sophie gained sales and client management experience at Coleman Research. 

She holds a Masters Degree MSc in entrepreneurship, Finance, and Innovation from Loughborough University London. She also holds a Bachelors Degree BSc in Economics from the University of Connecticut.

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Nick Brightman

Business Development Executive

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Nick is Business Development Executive for UK and Ireland financial services and government clients.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Nick most recently worked on the commercial side of the UK’s largest online resource for the start-up and SME community. He started his career working in Executive Search for the Logistics & Supply Chain industry globally- completing assignments for the likes of DHL and Kuehne + Nagel. Nick holds a BA in Sociology from the University of York.

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Elizabeth Brotchie

Vice President, North American Real Estate

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Elizabeth is responsible for servicing Oxford's North American Real Estate clients, as well as managing the development of Oxford Economics within the North American real estate sector.

In her previous role in Client Services with CBRE Econometric Advisors, she assisted investment management firms, banks, pensions, and private equity subscribing to Econometric Advisors Commercial Real Estate data and forecasts. There she was responsible for generating new business as well as supporting an existing client base, and connected new and existing clients with the CBRE research, thought leaders, and local market intel that helped them manage risk and improve investment outcomes.

Prior to joining CBRE she worked as a Senior Loan Officer with Union Trust Mortgage in Peabody, MA. 

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Charles Burton

Executive Director

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Charles Burton joined Oxford Economics in April 2008 as the Director of Business Development and is currently the company's Executive Director. He is also a fellow and council member of the Society of Business Economists and non-executive Chairman of the Sofia Property Fund, an AIM-listed real estate fund, as well as a member of the Scottish Government's Economic Consultants Advisory Group.

Charles has had a long career in business economics. He was an economist for Beecham Pharmaceuticals, before joining the Confederation of British Industry in 1975. At the CBI, he ran the company's business surveys and economic forecasting teams. As Deputy Director of Economics, he was later responsible for the CBI's economic policy representations. Between 1985 and 1988, he was in charge of the economic forecasting and consultancy business of Wharton Econometrics (now part of IHS Global Insight) in the UK and Europe. In 1988, he was CEO and one of the founding directors of Business Strategies Ltd, a leading independent forecasting and consulting operation. After its acquisition by Experian in 2002, he was the global managing director for the company's Business Strategies division.

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Warren Campbell-Johnson

Head of Real Estate Business Development

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Warren joined Oxford Economics in 2019. He covers real estate sales across UK, Ireland and Netherlands.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Warren spent eight years at Grosvenor Systems as a Business Development Executive, supplying real estate organisations with property management and accountancy systems.

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Riccardo Canini

Associate Director

Riccardo is responsible for the wider Business development activities (new sales leads, current clients, marketing and events) for the Italian Office

Riccardo has 10 years experience in Commercial and Marketing roles across different sectors (Luxury, Travel, Sport and Finance) and region (Italy, UK and UAE).

He holds a degree in Public Relation and Advertising.

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Scott Caputo

Business Development Executive, US Real Estate

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Scott is responsible for servicing Oxford’s North American Real Estate team. He works in a supporting role covering client care and new business opportunities. Scott is based in the New York regional HQ.

In his previous role as Account Executive at Reis, Scott was responsible for generating new business relationships with debt & equity real estate professionals. Scott served in all stages of this process originating with prospecting through the final close of new business. 
Prior to Reis, Scott received his B.A. in Economics at Lafayette College. In his time at Lafayette College, Scott also pursued a Certificate in Financial Policy and Analysis.


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Ignazio Carboni

Business Development Executive

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Ignazio joined Oxford Economics in 2019. He is part of the business development team in Italy and deals with the search for new customers, as well as the loyalty of existing ones, in order to increase the growth of the company in the Italian market.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Ignazio spent 6 months in Barcelona, working as a Business Development Representative. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of International Management from Cagliari University. 

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Rhianne Clark

Director of Southeast and South Asia

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Rhianne manages the Business Development Team looking after clients across Southeast Asia and South Asia.

Rhianne started her career at Oxford Economics helping to set-up the ANZ business. Prior to joining Oxford Economics Rhianne worked for Capital Economics where she set-up their India desk out of Singapore before going on to lead their sales efforts across Australia and New Zealand, dealing primarily with the financial sector and a number of global corporate businesses. Rhianne studied at St Andrews University where she received her joint honours degree in History of Art and Management before completing a Masters in Marketing.

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Matthieu Cottard

Associate Director

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Matthieu Cottard is the Associate Director focusing on France, Spain, Portugal and Belgium.

Matthieu is graduated from the Paris business school (INSEEC), before gaining some business development experience first by selling consulting in Geneva for Altran, then setting up a company in management  solutions/softwares in Argentina namely for a couple of years.He has also worked with several startups as a Business Developer before joining Oxford Economics. 

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Matthew Davis

Business Development Manager

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Matthew is responsible for industrial sector focused business development in the UK, Denmark and Norway.

He graduated from the University of Kent with a degree in Politics and International Relations in 2011. Following this he joined the Marks and Spencer graduate scheme and has worked in a number of roles across the hospitality sector. He enjoys rugby, football, trekking and travelling and recently completed a trek to Everest Base Camp.

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Pierre Delage

Managing Director, Paris

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Pierre Delage joined Oxford Economics in 2004 as an economist. He has been responsible for forecasting European and Asian economies within the European and Emerging Market teams. He was also involved in a broader forecast round of smaller economies.

Now based in Paris, Pierre is in charge of developing Oxford Economics activities in France, Belgium and Iberia.

Pierre is a graduate of the Ecole Superieure de Commerce de Paris, a leading French Grande Ecole, where he followed a major in Finance. After that, he had a short experience at Arthur Andersen and a one-year job as a Financial Analyst in the internet division of the French conglomerate Vivendi Universal in Paris.

He then chose to turn to macroeconomics by pursuing a MSc in Macroeconomics from Paris-Dauphine University, where he focused on the concepts of macroeconomic equilibrium and fundamental exchange rate. Pierre also holds a BA in Philosophy from the Paris-Sorbonne University. Pierre also teaches economics at Cepe-ENSAE in Paris.

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Tamás Dickerhof

Business Development Manager

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Tamás joined the Business Development team at Oxford Economics in the Frankfurt office in October 2019. His responsibilities lie in the field of business development for the DACH, the Netherlands, Eastern Europe and CIS.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Tamás gained experience as a Sales Consultant in an IT company in Mannheim. He brings experience in consultancy and business development.
Tamás gained international experience during his time living in Oman. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in International Economics and Development from the University of Bayreuth and an M.Sc. in European Economic Studies from the University of Bamberg where he specialised in Economic Theory. He is fluent in Hungarian, German, English, French and Arabic.

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Paul Donnelly

Business Development Manager

Paul is the client point of contact in EMEA for the consulting function.

Based in London, he holds a B.A. in Economic & Social History, and an M.A. in International Economic History, both from the University of Leicester, and has also spent three years at Kingston University as a researcher on international trade, finance, and statecraft, with a focus on the Anglo-Soviet relationship.

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Courtney Egan

Senior Vice President, Business Development

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Manages the strategic growth and development of Oxford Economics’ subscription research business in the UK, Nordics, Middle East and Greater China.

Courtney joined Oxford Economics in 2014 as a Business Development Manager, working with clients in the UK, Nordics and the Middle East.  In November 2015, she became Director of Business Development overseeing the BD operations in the UK, Nordics, Middle East & Africa. 

Prior to Oxford Economics, Courtney worked in a multitude of international contexts. Most recently with Istanbul Gold Refinery, negotiating and managing the refinery's contracts with mining companies throughout Africa, Europe and Asia. Prior to IGR, she worked in media sales and advertising with renowned global media brands. Additionally, she spent time at the European Institute of Public Administration, as well as, NGO's in Russia and Nicaragua. Courtney has a strong background in project management and business information systems from her time at Sun Microsystems/Oracle and Monster Technology.

She holds an MSc in International Economic Development from Utrecht University in Holland and a BA in International Relations and European Studies from Ohio University in USA.

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Max Ferreira

Business Development Manager, Tri-State

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Max is responsible for business development of our corporate clients inside of the NY tri-state area.

In his previous role as a Sr Account Executive at The EIU, Max was responsible for growing revenue by maximizing the potential of a large book of clients spanning the entire US. Max began his career in the Financial Services industry with his series 7 and 63 designations, wholesaling mutual fund products to wealth management divisions of major banking institutions in the US.

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Sook Fong Khor

Marketing & Sales Coordinator

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Sook Fong joined Oxford Economics in October 2015 as Sales & Marketing Coordinator in Singapore.

Sook Fong is responsible for assisting the Asia team with marketing and sales support, including regional marketing campaigns, press releases, seminar & webinar arrangements and other sales support. She holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Economics from Nanyang Technological University and is fluent in English, Chinese and Malay. 

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Caroline Franklin

Associate Director, Account Management

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Caroline is an Associate Director with a focus on new business in Australia and New Zealand and account management for Asia Pacific-wide clients.

Caroline joined Oxford Economics in 2010 in the Administration Team. Since 2012 her focus has been on client support within the Business Development Team with her most recent role being Senior Account Manager focusing on client relationship management and product campaign management within EMEA.

In 2017 Caroline transferred to the Sydney office joining the newly formed BIS Oxford Economics as Business Development Manager.



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Ron Glickman

Business Development Director

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Ron joined Oxford Economics in November of 2014 as Business Development Director, Industry Intelligence & Corporate Strategy

Ron Glickman is responsible for developing new logo sales at Oxford Economics within the subscription suite of products. Ron has over 15 years of sales experience at both large companies, as well as smaller start up environments.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics Ron spent 5 years at IHS in the Global Insight divisions, as well as the Chemical division where he was responsible for new logo sales and business development.

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Henk Gnade

Head of Africa Business Development

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Henk heads business development initiatives in Africa for NKC African Economics. He joined NKC in 2018.

Henk holds an MCom in Economic Development and Policy Issues from the University of Johannesburg. He has over 12 years sales experience generating new business growing existing client accounts in countries across Africa, specializing in the public sector. He was previously employed as a Senior Business Development Manager at BMI Research and Senior Account Executive at IHS. Henk was also employed as a Specialist Researcher at Accenture and Researcher at Global Insight.

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Stefan Griffiths

Business Development Executive

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Stefan is responsible for support and coordination between the business development, marketing and economist teams in Northern Europe.

Prior to working for Oxford Economics, Stefan had roles working in business mediation, mergers and acquisitions and economic translation for companies including JP Morgan and Lloyds Banking Group. He graduated from Leeds Beckett University with a degree in International Relations and Conflict and has previously lived and worked in Madrid, as well as studying in a program with Columbia University in New York.

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Florent Guillarme

Business Development Manager

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Florent has  always evolved in a highly international sphere and speaks fluently French, Spanish, Portuguese and English.

Florent graduated from a Master degree at Bordeaux Managerial School (IAE Bordeaux) while he holds a Bachelor degree in Business from South Korea (Hallym University). He first gains some experience developing a start-up among the water industry in Mexico and then by planning the strategic development and selling services for the TV industry in Brazil before joining Oxford Economics.

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Madeleine Henry

Senior Account Manager

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Madeleine Henry is a Senior Account Manager based in our London Office.

Madeleine spent two years with Metlife as an Internal Business Consultant and Sales Administrator. Previously to MetLife, Madeleine worked for a Mortgage Brokage in Melbourne and also HSBC Bank PLC.

Madeleine holds a Bsc (hons) in Mathematics with Accounting from the University of Exeter.

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Corinna Hoyer

Managing Director, Europe

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Corinna heads-up Oxford Economics’ commercial and strategic efforts across Continental & Eastern Europe as well as French-speaking Africa. She is in charge of our offices in Frankfurt, Paris and Milan and the Business Development activities across the region. Corinna joined Oxford Economics in London in 2012 and moved to Frankfurt in 2015 to focus on building the continental European business. She became a member of the Senior Management Team in 2018.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics Corinna gained international experience working in Cairo and Jakarta, where she supported the government and leading businesses in promoting investment opportunities abroad. She acted as a Junior Advisor to the Russia and CIS Committee of the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and worked for a leading Indonesian consultancy focusing on market-entry strategies and PPPs. This allowed her to gain experience in consultancy and research as well as in business development.

Corinna holds a BSc in Geography with Economics from the London School of Economics, a joint MA degree in European Politics and International Relations from the Universities of Bath, SciencesPo Paris and the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin as well as a Postgraduate Diploma in Global Business from Saïd Business School in Oxford. She is fluent in English, German and French.

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Catherine Joyce

Senior Account Manager - Asset Management

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Catherine has joined Oxford Economics from Lombard Street Research where she has been focussing on business development for the last 11 years. She brings a wealth of experience selling in to both the American and European asset management space. She spent the first three years at LSR in New York and helped to set up the sales office there; she then returned to London in 2007 where she was promoted to Sales Manager. Catherine is a welcome addition to the Oxford Economics Capital Markets team and we are pleased to have her knowledge to help promote out research in the Financial Services arena. 

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Janis Klenk

Business Development Manager

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Janis Klenk is Business Development Manager and is looking after Switzerland as well as Southern Germany, with a key focus placed on the financial and asset management space.

Before joining Oxford Economics, Janis worked at Citywire looking after Family Offices and Asset Managers in the DACH area but mainly concentrating on Switzerland and Liechtenstein. Janis studied International Business at Maastricht University and Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona and speaks fluent German, English and Spanish.

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Jeffrey Klonoski

Business Development Manager

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Jeffrey Klonoski oversees consultancy sales for North America. His work extends to thought leadership, economic impact and macroeconomic modelling. 

Jeffrey has over 10 years’ experience in research and analytics. Prior to joining Oxford Economics, he had an eight-year run with an opinion research firm, managing strategic partnerships and doubling as a research director. His project experience runs the gamut, from economic impact evaluation research in Afghanistan for GiZ, market entry strategy for a Korean conglomerate, communications strategy for the World Wildlife Fund, public opinion trends for the International Peace Institute in Palestine, Israel and Lebanon, voter education measurement & evaluation in Iraq for IRI, UI/UX research for Skype and new product development for Samsung. Other notable clients include Baxter, Diageo, LG, USAID, the World Bank and Nielsen. Jeffrey holds a BBA in Marketing Research from James Madison University.

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Fabian Krug

Associate Director

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Fabian joined the Business Development team at Oxford Economics in the Frankfurt office in September 2016. His responsibilities lie in the field of business development for the DACH region and the Netherlands.

Before joining Oxford Economics Fabian gained experience working as a Key Account Manager in an IT agency in Leipzig. Prior to this, he worked in the fields of renewable energy, consultancy and machine construction, mainly in business development roles. He gained international experience during longer stays in France and Ireland.

Fabian holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Political Science from the University of Erfurt and a Masters Degree in Business Administration from the University in Leipzig. He is fluent in German, English and French.

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Jeff Kurtz

Director, US Real Estate

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Prior to joining Oxford Economics Jeff was a Director of New Business Development at Reis. He was responsible for generating new business relationships with debt & equity real estate professionals.

Jeff served in all stages of this process originating with prospecting through the final close of new business. During his time with Reis, he worked with many of the world’s leading lending institutions, equity investors, brokers and appraisers.

Jeff is a graduate of The University of Alabama’s College of Communication and Information Sciences, and is a proud UA Athletics Alum.

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John Lee

Business Development Director

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John Lee joined Oxford Economics as a Business Development Director. He has over 15 years of experience in investment research.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, John worked in Institutional Sales at BCA Research covering clients across Asia. John also has extensive experience in institutional equities and was a Director for Barclays in Hong Kong and Seoul. At Barclays, he helped set up the company's Seoul office. He also held positions at Deutsche Bank and Macquarie Bank where he analysed stocks across Australia and Asia.  John started his professional career at the Australian Prudential Regulatory Authority where he formulated capital adequacy standards for financial institutions. He holds combined degrees in Commerce and Law from the Australian National University.

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Phil Lightfoot

Head of Financial Market Sales

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Phil Lightfoot joined Oxford Economics as Head of Financial Market Sales. He has 15 years of sales management experience with Independent Research Providers.

Phil joined Oxford Economics from Eurasia Group in London.Prior to that he worked for Lombard Street Research for over a decade, the last nine years of which in New York as Director and Head of their US office. In 2012 he moved back to London with Medley Global Advisors, where he was their Business Development Director for Europe.

He holds a degree in Economics from the University of Manchester. 

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Leonardo Loffler

Account Director, East Coast

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Leonardo looks after the East Coast clients from a client service and sales perspective. 

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Leonardo was  in charge of business development and account management of the Telecoms practice for IHS Global Insight for 7 years helping clients anticipate risks and make better business decisions throughout Europe, Africa and the Middle East. He is fluent in Spanish and English with an intermediate level of Italian and German. 

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Mac McKelvey

Business Development Executive, Financial Services

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Mac currently works in the Business Development division and is currently based in our New York office.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Mac worked as a Sales Associate at S&P Global Market Intelligence selling into asset management firms. Prior to his time at S&P Global, he received his B.A. in Business Administration at the College of Charleston in South Carolina.

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Rakan Mosely

Vice President of Business Development

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Rakan is Vice President of Business Development at Oxford Economics.

As Vice President of Business Development, Rakan Mosely leads Oxford Economics’ expansion into the Western United States.  He has established a new office for us in Santa Monica, California, where he will be promoting our elite offering of economic subscription and consultancy services to major institutional entities, investors, and corporate strategic planners.

Rakan brings a wealth of experience to his new role, having spearheaded the growth of our Asset Management business since 2014. He previously held roles in private wealth management for Citi and more recently oversaw new business and account management for BCA Research in the U.K. He is a specialist in identifying the global business requirements of chief strategists and has worked extensively within financial markets and blue chip corporations

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John Nolan

Business Development Manager

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John is the business development manager within the East Coast Asset Management team, he covers the North East US including Massachusetts, Connecticut, Vermont, Main, New Hampshire and Rhode Island.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, John spent time as a sales manager in Real Estate investments in the middle east providing client with best in class service. Since then he has spent time as a business development manager for the financial sector in Ireland within the recruitment industry.

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Erica Okone

Sales Administration Manager

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Erica Okone is the Sales Administration Manager, based in our New York office. 

Erica joined the team in September 2010. For the past ten years, Erica had been working in sales administration. She is responsible for US client service management, conference planning, contract tracking, and invoicing. Erica spent 10 years earlier in her career in the not-for-profit sector, and has a BA from DePauw University.

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Miriam Okumu

Business Development Manager

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Miriam is responsible for developing and servicing Oxford Economics' client base throughout the Middle East.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Miriam was most recently with Business Monitor International office in Dubai, where she held Business Development and Account Management roles concentrating on developing opportunities within Large Corporates, Government and Financial Institutions across MEA region.

Miriam graduated from University  of Kent with a degree in Economics and Politics and also holds an MBA in Finance and Investment management from University of Wales.


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Cigdem Okutgen

Business Development Manager

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Cigdem is responsible for developing Oxford Economics’ asset management business across the UK, Netherlands, Switzerland and Turkey.

Cigdem has been covering financial services industry over a decade. Prior to joining Oxford Economics, she worked at Roubini Global Economics where she looked after financial services focused business across EMEA. Cigdem has a Global Executive MSc in Management from the London School of Economics and a BSc Hons in Industrial Economics from the University of Warwick.

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Jens Osterhaus


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Jens is a member of the Business Development team for DACH, Eastern Europe and CIS.

Jens joined Oxford Economics in 2015 and works in our Frankfurt office as Business Development Manager for DACH, Eastern Europe and CIS Regions.

Prior to working at Oxford Economics, Jens gained his professional experience during several international assignments in the field of Management Consulting, Economic Policy consultancy and the automotive industry. Beside Germany, he worked and lived in Mozambique, Brazil and China.

Jens has an academic Background in Management & Economics, earned at the Zeppelin University, Germany and University of São Paulo, Brazil. 

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Rehan Panditaratne

Head of Business Development Australia & New Zealand

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Rehan manages the new business development team for Australia & New Zealand.

Rehan has over 9 years of experience in business information/intelligence services working across a range of project types including strategy planning, market analysis, competitive intelligence, insights & innovation, sales & channels, marketing communication, corporate finance and trade/export. Prior to joining Oxford Economics in 2019, Rehan worked at Euromonitor International, initially as a business development executive and then leading the corporate business development team with a focus on a range of sectors including FMCG, tourism, retailing, agriculture, finance and advertising.

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Aoife Pearson

Business Development Manager, Economic Impact

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Aoife Pearson manages sales development for the economic consulting division, with a focus on EMEA.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics Aoife worked for DCC plc, an international sales, marketing and support services group listed in the FTSE 100. She has experience in a range of sectors including energy, healthcare and technology. She holds a first class Geography degree from the University of Newcastle.

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Trang Pham Thi

Business Development Executive

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Trang joined the Business Development team at Oxford Economics in the Frankfurt office in November 2018. Her responsibilities lie in the field of business development for the DACH 2 region, Luxembourg and the Netherlands.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Trang gained experience as a business development manager for a start-up in Frankfurt. Trang also brings experience in consultancy, country risk analysis and field research in behavioural economics.

Trang holds a B.Sc. in International Economics with regional studies from Tübingen University and Cape Town University. For her masters she specialized in Development Economics at Marburg University. She gained international experience during longer stays in the US, South Africa, India and the Philippines.

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Simon Pigot

Account Manager

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Simon joined Oxford Economics in January 2020. He covers our Financial Services clients based in Australia and New Zealand, with a specific focus on asset managers, investment banks, super funds, private equity and infrastructure investors.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Simon spent 2 years in the private wealth and advisory space. Following this, he took on a role at Bloomberg (Sydney/Hong Kong) as a Portfolio Management specialist, helping to support their key Australian buy-side clients. Simon holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) from the University of Adelaide, Australia.

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Diantha Redd

VP, Business Development, Thought Leadership

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Diantha Redd oversees Thought Leadership sales for the Americas. She works closely with her global counterparts on several key account relationships, such as SAP, GE, Cisco, Accenture, Boeing, Verizon, and State Street among others. 

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Diantha was Sales Manager in the Content Solutions/Thought Leadership group at The Economist for over four years. She led the Foundation/Non-Profit, Corporate and Professional Service firm categories for the business development side for research, and built and managed a wide range of thought leadership and event projects across several categories. Key projects included the DuPont Global Food Security Index, Booz Allen’s Cyber Security Index and Thought Leadership program, work with Pfizer, Citigroup, SHRM, and The Rockefeller Foundation. Before she joined the custom-content world, she spent over ten years in media sales and management at Forbes, Smithsonian Media, and BusinessWeek. Diantha holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with majors in Political Science and French, from Denison University.

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Emilio Rossi

Senior Advisor

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Emilio Rossi is Senior Advisor to Oxford Economics. He works with Italian clients in a variety of sectors, to supply them with market intelligence and strategic planning advice.

He has 30 years experience in economic analysis and forecasting, industrial economics, market sizing, risk evaluation, policy impact, energy markets and modelling.
Mr. Rossi has co-authored several books and written papers on economic and forecasting topics, writes on economic press and is regularly invited by tv and radio programmes. He managed various EC projects and consulted major European, US and Italian corporations, ministries and financial institutions (among which Siemens, Italian Treasury, UPS, Fiat, Eni, UBS, Doosan/Bobcat, Dow Chemicals, Honda, BMW).
Previously Mr. Rossi was Managing Director at Global Insight for 8 years and at Standard & Poor's for 15 years, as Managing Director for Italy, Southern Europe, and European business (in London).
He also worked six years in the Economic Studies Department of ENI, where he contributed as economist and econometrician to the Interdependence Project, a joint effort of ENI and OAPEC.

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Elton Roupa

Head of Global Business Development for NKC African Economics

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Elton is NKC African Economics’ Head of Global Business Development. He's responsible for cultivating new client relationships within the economic and country intelligence fields. He joined NKC in 2017.

Elton has a BCom (Hons) degree in Econometrics from the University of Pretoria. Before joining NKC he worked as a business development manager at IHS Global Insight, where he managed new business initiatives throughout the South Africa and the Sub-Saharan Africa region. He has also worked for the Economist Group.

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Jason Ruiz

Business Development Executive

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Jason is a Business Development Executive at Oxford Economics.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Jason held business development roles within the software and market research sectors.  Jason is a Los Angeles native and holds a BS in Business Administration.

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Ihssane Ryani

Account Management Executive

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Ihssane is responsible of Oxford Economics clients relationship in the Middle East, liaising between clients and cross-functional internal teams to ensure the successful delivery of our solutions.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics Ihssane gained experience within the fields of Business Development and Account Management . Skilled in Software apps, Management, and Project Management, with a Bachelor's degree focused in Economics, management and Law  from Paris Sorbonne University.

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Adam Sacks

President, Tourism Economics

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Adam Sacks is the founder and President of Tourism Economics, an Oxford Economics company dedicated to understanding the relationship between travel and the economy.

For more than two decades, Adam has worked with destinations, industry associations, and companies around the world in the areas of opportunity and risk assessments, policy analysis, and economic impact.

He is an authority on measuring the economic impact of visitor activity and has analyzed the impacts of cruising, gaming, timeshare, hotels, new attractions and destination marketing. Adam's work has provided the foundation for billions of dollars in capital investment decisions by hotel companies, developers, and investors. Destination marketing organizations around the world rely on Tourism Economics data and scenario models to inform global marketing investment allocations.

Adam also supports trade associations in the aviation, hotel, and broader travel arena with forecasts widely considered to be an industry standard. Adam's work has influenced critical government policies in the areas of travel facilitation, taxation, and tourism promotion initiatives.  Adam regularly presents to corporate strategic planning teams on the threats and opportunities facing their businesses and is a member of the U.S. Department of Commerce, Travel & Tourism Advisory Board.

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Eva Satkute

Commercial Director, Specialist Markets Group

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Eva is responsible for growing Oxford Economics sub-brands - Tourism Economics, BIS Australia (Property & Construction) and NKC African Economics globally.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Eva spent eight years at Euromonitor International as a Head of Business Development, where she led business growth in Europe and developed global research partnerships. She also worked at Oracle UK in London as a project manager on the European client team. She holds a Master of Science in International Management from King’s College London.

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Teresa Schoener

Strategic Account Manager

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Teresa joined the Business Development Team at Oxford Economics in the Frankfurt office in 2017 taking on a role as a Business Development Executive for the DACH region.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics Teresa gained experience within the fields of Sales and Business Development. Teresa holds a CEMS Master's Degree M.Sc. in International Management from the University of Dublin. She also holds a Bachelor's degree B.Sc. International Business from Arnhem Business School in the Netherlands,  and is fluent in German, English and Spanish.

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Jean See

Business Development Director

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Lead the development of the Greater China sales strategy, develop and execute the region’s sales plans, identify growth opportunities to achieve targets, drive the development and implementation of accounts plans to ensure growth and improved users experience.

Regional sales and accounts management focusing on Greater China. 

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Amanda Sewell

Business Development Manager Australia & New Zealand

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Amanda has 20+ years’ experience in Sales and Account Management Development. Professional with significant experience in identifying and capturing market opportunities to accelerate expansion. She has in-depth understanding of Payroll, remuneration and HR solutions, Optical Variable Device (OVD) technology, advertising, household products, FMCG, hardware, packaging, art materials, surveys, consulting, building and construction research and forecasting throughout ANZ across all industries.


She has worked in England, Dubai and Australia within account management, new business development and marketing across a variety of industries. This has given her an understanding of how these industries operate and their key drivers.

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Susanne Spahn

Senior Administration Manager

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Susanne is the Senior Administration Manager of Oxford Economics GmbH. She is based in the German office in Frankfurt.

Susanne joined Oxford Economics in 2015 in the Business Development Team in Frankfurt. Since August 2016 she has been focusing on administration and finance task to support the Oxford Economics GmbH and its operation in the DACH region. 
Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Susanne gained experience living and working in India, Australia, France, USA and Switzerland. 
Susanne holds a Bachelor's Degree in Global Communications and International Economics from The American University of Paris and is fluent in German, English and French.


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Nick Stavropoulos

Director of Business Development, Financial Services & Corporate Strategy

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Nick Stavropoulos brings two decades of financial services insights and corporate strategy consulting experience from such organizations as The Economist, Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, and The Northern Trust. He has significant experience in crafting bespoke research projects for international corporations, government agencies, and multilateral organizations seeking to align their initiatives and better understand their strategic and operational challenges.

Nick holds his Bachelor of Arts in Communication with a concentration in Political Science from The University of Illinois and is based in Chicago.

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Peter Suomi

Senior Vice President, Americas & Co-Managing Director, Oxford Economics USA

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Peter Suomi is the Senior Vice President and head of business for the company in the Americas, including the United States, Canada and Latin America. He also serves as the Co-Managing Director for the firm's operations in the Americas and is a member of Oxford Economics global Senior Management Team. He is based in New York.

Prior to his role in the Americas, Peter was based in Singapore where he was the head of the firm's business in Asia-Pacific, including operations in Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan & Australia. He also led the firm's expansion on the West Coast US, setting up operations in San Francisco and Los Angeles.  Before joining Oxford, Peter held a number of management positions in both the US and globally. He worked at the Economist Intelligence Unit for seven years, in New York, Australia, Singapore, and India, and was instrumental in the opening of the offices in Sydney and Delhi.

Peter holds an MBA from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley and a BA in economics and political science from the University of Michigan.

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Christie Tang

Business Development & Marketing Executive

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Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Christie worked with Thomson Reuters as Inside Sales in Legal Solutions department.

Before TR, she worked as a Marketing Officer in The Hong Kong Jockey Club in Racing Event Marketing division, focusing on the promotion of the international racing events in Hong Kong. Christie holds a MSc in Marketing with Merit from University of Exeter.

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Veronica Tomciac

Account Management Executive

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Veronica Tomciac joined Oxford Economics in September 2016. She is responsible for client relationship management within UK, Nordics and Middle East.

Prior to working for Oxford Economics Veronica gained experience working for a Real Estate Consultancy as a Research and Marketing Analyst. She graduated from University of Manchester with a degree in International Business, Finance and Economics and is fluent in Russian, English and Romanian.

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Patricia Urias

Director of Business Development – Latin America

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Patricia joined Oxford Economics in January of 2017 as the Business Development Director for Mexico.

Patricia has wide experience with research firms holding various positions in client management and business development within Latin America and the United States.  She previously worked for ISI Emerging Markets-Institutional Investor in New York managing clients in North America.  She also worked for Thomson Reuters as a Senior Market Analyst in their Fixed Income Content Team.  Then transitioned to IHS as a Senior Account Manager for Latin America and most recently as a Core Customer Consultant for Latin North at Elsevier.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey in Mexico City and has an MBA from Babson College in Massachusetts.  Patricia is fluent in Spanish, English and Portuguese.

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Linus Wahlstrom

Business Development Manager

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Linus Wahlström joined Oxford Economics as the Business Development Manager to develop our client base in Norway and Denmark.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Linus spent ten years at Thomson Reuters/Refinitiv as an Account Manager selling solutions to a variety of customers within the financial industry as well as to corporations. He holds a Master in International Business with a major in Finance with parts of his studies conducted at École Supérieur de Commerce, France.

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Timothy Warren

Vice President, Business Development Canada

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Timothy Warren joined Oxford Economics from IHS Automotive where he held Senior Sales responsibilities for OEM accounts offering a variety of services including sales forecasting, market insights, customer and spatial analytics.  

Prior to IHS Automotive, Tim worked with MapInfo where he held sales and account responsibilities from such industries as retail, finance, package goods, not-for-profit and telecommunication.  In addition, Tim was instrumental in developing key relationships for both data acquisition and predictive analytic partners.

Tim holds an Applied Geography Degree from Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada and brings over 24 years of sales and account management experience to the organization.  

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Jeffrey Wen

Business Development Manager

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Jeffrey is a Business Development Manager in the Hong Kong office, working with clients in Greater China.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Jeffrey was working at Informa Business Intelligence selling agribusiness related services to APAC region clients. He holds a Master Degree in Banking and Finance from St. Gallen University, Switzerland and a Bachelor degree in Business Administration in Central University of Finance and Economics in China. He is also working on a part-time MBA program from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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Lubba Wintzer

Business Development Executive

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Lübba joined Oxford Economics in the new 2020 decade! She supports the Thought Leadership business development team in New York.

Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Lübba was a global economics fellow at the University of Central Florida, in the Global Perspectives Office. She then went to NYU and worked at the Office of Global Services, where she studied government and policy trends, and connected with government officials. Lübba holds a Master of Arts in International Relations and Business from New York University. She is fluent in French, Russian, and German.

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Nicholas Xanthis

Account Manager

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Nicholas joined BIS Oxford Economics in August 2019. His clients are mostly around the construction sector.

Prior to joining BIS Oxford Economics, Nicholas spent seven years at Gartner (within the CEB and SHL busineses), providing clients with best practice research and insight as well as comprehensive talent management support. He holds a Double Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Arts from The University of Sydney. He speaks Greek, Swedish and can give Spanish a good go.