Mark Turim becomes president, NPD, Asia Pacific
12 November 2009
The NPD Group, a leading market research company, has named Mark Turim president for the NPD businesses in the Asia Pacific region.
In his new role, Turim will oversee all of NPD's Asian businesses including point-of-sale and consumer tracking businesses in Japan, China, and Australia in the foodservice, beauty, sports, toys, and video games categories.
Prior to this, Turim was global head of operations and chief operating officer for Ipsos ASI. He previously was global chief operating officer and CEO of Latin America for Research International. Before that, he was head of NPD's Chicago, Canada, and Mexico businesses. He has also held senior management positions at IRI, including responsibilities for businesses in Europe, Latin America, Asia, and Australia.