The Nielsen Company has announced the appointment of Christophe Cambournac as president, Asia, Pacific & India. Cambournac succeeds Nonoy Niles who is quitting. The Nielsen Company in Asia Pacific is divided into two sub-regions - Asia-Pacific & India and Greater China.
Cambournac will lead Nielsen in Asia, Pacific and India and work closely with Nielsen's regional leadership team. He will be based in Singapore and report to David Calhoun, CEO, The Nielsen Company.
Cambournac joined Nielsen in Europe in 2004. Prior to his most recent appointment, Cambournac was managing director for BASES Asia Pacific, for which he relocated to Hong Kong in 2007. Cambournac brings to Asia Pacific over 15 years' experience in market research and business consulting.
He brings a broad perspective of Nielsen's business to his new position from earlier roles and has extensive experience in handling global client relationships. Before joining Nielsen, Cambournac worked in France.