Intensions consulting TEAM
NICK BLACK - MANAGING PARTNER
Founder & Managing Partner at Intensions, Nick Black's expertise is market research and market psychology. Over the past fifteen years, he has lead studies across Australia, Asia, Europe, 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 findings have been published in newspapers, magazines and academic journals globally.
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.
BARBARA GROHSGART - SENIOR RESEARCH CONSULTANT
Senior Research Consultant at Intensions, Barbara Grohsgart's expertise is in qualitative market research and market psychology. The founder of Transform Institute in Germany, Barbara is a direct student of Prof. Wilhelm Salber and is considered a pioneer in the field of morphological market psychology. Barbara holds a Diplom (Masters) in Psychology.
DR. 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.
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 in China, 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 counselling psychology.
Intensions Scientific Advisors
DR. DON MCCREARY - SCIENTIFIC ADVISOR
Scientific Advisor at Intensions, Don McCreary's research expertise is in the areas of gender, health, workplace stress and health, and psychometrics. An internationally renowned researcher and consultant, Don is an Adjunct Professor of Psychology at Brock University, a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, and a recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal (awarded by the Governor General of Canada). Don holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Doctorate in Social Psychology.
DR. JOHN OLIFFE - SCIENTIFIC ADVISOR
Scientific Advisor at Intensions, John Oliffe's research expertise is in the areas of gender, health and qualitative methods. An internationally renowned researcher and academic, John is a Professor, and Associate Director of Research at the University of British Columbia, School of Nursing, and Founder and Lead of UBC's Men's Health Research program (www.menshealthresearch.ubc.ca). He has a Masters of Adult Education, Doctorate in Health Sciences, Postdoctoral qualifications in Psycho-social Oncology, and has authored over 250 peer-reviewed publications.