About Us

On Device Research is a global mobile sample and research provider co-founded by Alistair Hill and Tim Cleminson in 2009.

A failed traditional research project in China was the Eureka! moment that showed them the potential of mobile – its ability to reach anyone, anywhere.

About Us
Alistair Hill - Managing Director

Alistair Hill - CEO, co-founder

Previously a Senior Mobile Analyst at comScore and one of the first employees of M:Metrics (prior to its $50m sale to comScore). Alistair has held a variety of roles including business development, client services and product management. He can out-dive you!

Leanne Caldwell

Leanne Caldwell - Director, Media

Leanne has been working in technology and marketing research sales since 2003. She relocated to London from Canada 8 years ago to help set up the comScore European business, Leanne's completing her Executive MBA at Cass Business School this year.

Ikram Mirza

Ikram Mirza - Business Development Manager

Ikram graduated in Business and Technology from Sheffield Hallam. After working in the electronic security and e-learning market he followed his passion for technology in the mobile research market field. Ikram is another football fan in our team (Sheffield Wednesday!) and has done quite a bit of traveling in Asia.

Alexandra Travlos

Alexandra Travlos - Client Service Manager

After working gaining experience at Proteus in interviewing and fieldwork management, Alexandra went on to obtain a Masters degree in Strategic Marketing. She uses her strong organisational skills to whip projects into shape and has joined us as Client Service Manager (aka Jamie's right arm). Her dream job is to perform in Wicked (the musical).

Abboudy Gogo

Abboudy Gogo - Client Service Manager, MENA

After receiving his Masters degree in Marketing, Abboudy joined Ipsos UAE as a research executive where he worked for 3 years. Abboudy is all about 3 Fs in life : food, football (ManU!) and more food (burgers, peanut butter!).

Vadim Sablo

Vadim Sablo - Panel Manager

Vadim has previously held roles in panel and project management in WorldOne, Euromonitor International and CM-Research. He has a passion for new technology in market research and follows all new developments in the industry. Vadim speaks Russian and Lithuanian, likes long distance cycling followed by nice meal.

Amila Said

Amila Said - Campaign Analyst

Amila graduated with a Masters in Geophysical Hazards from UCL and is quickly learning the ins and outs of mobile market research. She hopes to learn how to code and in her spare time she enjoys reading and day dreaming about new places to visit.

Robert Stuart

Robert Stuart - Senior Data Analyst

Robert graduated with a degree in mathematics and has a keen eye for numbers and solving numerical problems. He’s interested in statistical facts and is an Excel wizard. When he is not number crunching, he is watching sports (go Arsenal!).

Huw Jones

Huw Jones - Head of Scalability

Huw likes to create platforms that handle high volumes of traffic. Having spent several years scaling out bespoke web applications for a leading VLE provider he then moved onto designing and implementing high performance VoIP services for several well known telecom providers. Huw loves to read (mostly sci-fi), cook, watch rugby and play video games.

Tim Cleminson - Technical Director

Tim Cleminson - CTO, co-founder

Tim leads technical development at On Device . He has a masters in evolutionary robotics and previously was a member of the product development team at M:Metrics. Tim has been obsessed with boats from an early age and likes pirates. Beware!

Martin Tomlinson

Martin Tomlinson - Managing Director, SEA

Martin's career started by helping TNS build the very first online panel in New Zealand. He went on to lead Research Now SEA and China offices. Martin is the VP of the Market Research Society of Singapore and has been a speaker at all the major market research conferences in APAC.

Nader Kobeissi

Nader Kobeissi - Managing Director, MENA

Nader spent the past 15 years launching successful online businesses in Europe, North America and the MENA region. He has held executive roles at Toluna, Research Now and more recently at Ipsos. When he is not eating, he's thinking about food.

Jamie Warren

Jamie Warren - Client Service Director

Jamie started his career at BMRB International and after completing his Business and Marketing degree, joined Hall and Partners working on continuous brand tracking, copy testing and attitudinal segmentation projects. He left after 9 years and joined On Device. When not chained to his desk researching, he's out fishing.

Meb Gafur

Meb Gafur - Operations Director

Meb brings 15 years of experience in market research, with end-to-end knowledge of the research process, across both online/digital and offline methodologies. As employee #4 at both Research Now and Mesh Planning he's an experienced manager having built large teams of survey programmers, software developers while maintaining his edge as a researcher.

Jen Nee Chew

Jen Nee Chew - Client Service Director, South-East Asia

Jen Nee joins us with more than 10 year experience in Project Management, Consultancy and Marketing within different industries. She started her Market Research career back in 2008 with Synovate (now Ipsos) as one of the pioneers for the APAC Online team. Like many in our team she's really into cooking and good food.

Poh Lin Lau

Poh Lin Carter-Lau - Market Development Executive and Marketing

From humble marketing intern to Client Service Analyst, Poh Lin has worked her way up to the Commercial team. Armed with her first in International Business and Economics, she hopes to quickly become a MRX ninja. She loves to travel to new countries, eat/sleep/think about food, and has recently taken up blogging and photography.

Zack Dykes

Zack Dykes - Software Developer

Zack graduated with a BA Fine Art degree from Sheffield Hallam. He has always had a keen interest in technology. Zack joined us in 2011 as a developer and now specialises in Python, JavaScript, CSS3. He can speak German and spends his spare time playing table tennis, biking, juggling, reading, and making music.