Ipsos MENA appointed Hagop Harmandarian as the new Managing Director of Ipsos KSA. Hagop will be replacing Samir Tass who has fulfilled this position for the past three years and reached the end of his term.
Samir and Hagop will be working together on a smooth handover process between August 17th and September 14th, 2014.
Hagop has a BA in Business Administration from Haigazian University – Lebanon. He started his career in the research industry in 1997 with Rai Consultants in Cyprus as Account Manager. In 1999, he moved to MEMRB/IRI in Cyprus as Client Service Manager.
In 2000, he was appointed General Manager of MEMRB/IRI in Russia & Belarus till 2011 where he moved back to Lebanon with GFK as Managing Director for the Levant countries (Lebanon, Syria, Jordan & Iraq).
With over 17 years of experience in the market research industry, Hagop brings a diverse range of experience in research industry.