Cint opens in Hong Kong, expands senior leadership

Global insights exchange Cint has opened a new office in Hong Kong and hired new additions to its global leadership team in support of the growing demand for first-party consumer data around the world.

For the new Hong Kong office, Ronald Leung has been appointed as APAC Regional VP of Supply and Heather Hughes as APAC Regional VP of Partnerships and Alliances. Leung joins with twelve years\’ experience, most recently serving as VP of Channels and Strategic Alliances at marketing tech firm APSIS Asia, before which he spent more than eight years at collaboration software and services provider PGi. In his new role, he will focus on identifying and growing Cint\’s supply partnerships in the region. Hughes brings six years\’ experience in APAC partner management, having previously served as Global Business Development Director of digital agency Beyond Media Global. At Cint, she is responsible for growing data partnerships and alliances, and creating new partnerships around the firm\’s data licensing, data and technology.

“Having Heather and Ronald aboard demonstrates Cint’s global and localized focus on driving our objectives to be both an audience supply leader and go to programmatic solution in the APAC region,” said James Rogers, EVP APAC.

In addition, Leandro Margulis joins as Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Alliances, in San Francisco; and Diana Dalsgaard-Johansen has taken on the role of EMEA Vice President of Partnerships and Alliances, based in London.

Cint CEO Morten Strand comments: \’We are thrilled to welcome Leandro, Ronald, Heather and Diana to our Cint family to further our strong momentum, including unveiling our newest office in Hong Kong. It\’s people like these who make it possible for Cint to continually to deliver the strongest, compliant and most relevant first-party consumer insights, as well as the data that serves as the new currency for advertisers, publishers and marketers\’.