NORTH AMERICAN TEAM
NICK BLACK - FOUNDER & MANAGING PARTNER
Founder & Managing Partner at Intensions, Nick Black's expertise is market research and market psychology. Over the past ten years, he has lead projects across Australia, Asia, Europe, the Middle-East, and North America for many Global 500 and non-profit clients.
Nick holds a Bachelor of Business and a Master of Arts. He's taught at Monash University and guest lectured at Melbourne University and Simon Fraser University. His research has been shared at events across North America, and published in multiple newspapers, magazines and academic journals.
CLAY OLSEN - SENIOR RESEARCH CONSULTANT
Senior Research Consultant at Intensions, Clay Olsen's expertise is in quantitative market research and consumer behaviour. Over the past fifteen years he has worked with a range of Fortune 500 and non-profit clients across North-America and Europe. Clay holds a Bachelor of Business and post-graduate qualifications in quantitative analysis.
GRACE LAU - RESEARCH CONSULTANT
Research Consultant at Intensions, Grace Lau's expertise is in quantitative market research and social psychology. Specializing in advanced statistics and survey design, her work has been published in Psychological Science. Grace holds a Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts and a Doctorate in Psychology.
LAURA MELVIN - RESEARCH CONSULTANT
Research Consultant at Intensions, Laura Melvin's expertise is in qualitative market research and social psychology. Her studies have examined online consumer and social behaviors for a wide range of Fortune-500, non-profit, and educational clients. Laura holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.
BARBARA GROHSGART - INTERNATIONAL PARTNER
International Partner at Intensions, Barbara Grohsgart is an expert in market research and market psychology. The founder of Transform Institute, Barbara is a direct student of Prof. Wilhelm Salber and is considered a pioneer in the field of consumer psychology. Barbara holds a Diplom (Masters) in Psychology.
ALAN FAIRNINGTON - INTERNATIONAL PARTNER
International Partner at Intensions, Alan Fairnington is an expert in marketing and strategy. The co-founder of Duxton Consulting, Alan was previously the President of JWT Asia-Pacific and the CEO of Batey at the behest of Sir Martin Sorrell. Alan holds an Honours Degree in Psychology.
SAMI WONG - RESEARCH CONSULTANT
Research Consultant at Intensions, Sami Wong's expertise is in qualitative market research and market psychology. A psychotherapist at Tsinghua University, her work explores the sociocultural drivers of human behavior. Sami holds an Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, a Master of Business Administration, and postgraduate qualifications in counseling psychology.