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

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.

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.

Ikram Mirza

Ikram Mirza - Senior Account 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 - Senior Client Service Manager

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!).

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.

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.

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!).

Eric Keen

Eric Keen - Data Analyst

Eric joined On Device Research after working in data analysis at eSports team Fnatic and completing a BSc in Computer Science at Queen Mary University of London. In his spare time he enjoys travelling and food - especially Vietnamese.

Tim Cleminson

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!

Matthew Dodd

Matthew Dodd - Chief Strategy Officer

Matt is responsible for developing & executing On Device’s strategic initiatives. Before joining On Device Matt spent 20+ years in insight & analytics roles including Head of Marketing Effectiveness Analytics at Nielsen and Director of Consumer Insight at Telegraph Media Group. Outside of work, he can be found cycling, running, or coaching his son's soccer team.

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.

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 can speak 3 languages!

Therese Eriksson

Therese Eriksson - Business Development Manager

After graduating from the Amsterdam school of Economics, Therese moved on to spend 13 years working for Scandinavia’s leading online panel company. As the second employee of Norstat Sweden, working in a variety of roles and utilising a range of methods, she has gained extensive experience within the Market Research Industry. Food, Horses, Show jumping, Food, Running, Golf, Food, Beach, Bubbles, Food, and more Food are #hashtags she often uses.

Ranya Ayoub

Ranya Ayoub - Senior CS Executive

After graduating in Business Marketing, Ranyah joined Ipsos MENA where she spent 4 years in the Media Research Department. She likes writing, dancing and road trips. And she's famous for feeling cold in Dubai.

Gemma Shayle

Gemma Shayle - Group Finance Director

Gemma joined On Device Research with 15 years’ experience in Finance gained from both small medium enterprises and large blue chip companies in a variety of industry sectors including retail, consultancy, events, e-commerce and market research. Her specific area of expertise throughout her career has been on process implementation, optimisation and automation of finance departments.