DJS Research promotes Montague to associate director

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by David Prior

DJS Research has promoted Tessa Montague to associate director and hired Ekaterina Lukanova as a senior research executive.

Tessa Montague Tessa Montague

Montague, who previously worked in both the UK and South Africa for Adelphi International, Millward Brown, Factotum and TNS, has been at the Stockport-based company since 2012.

She has led the development of the agency’s pharmaceutical research offering, securing contracts with the likes of Reckitt Benckiser.

Lukanova joins DJS Research on a permanent basis after several months as a consultant. Originally from Bulgaria, she has more than a decade of experience in market research for a range of FMCG clients.

Ekaterina Lukanova Ekaterina Lukanova

Ali Sims, research director, said: "Having worked with both Rina and Tessa extensively, I certainly feel that both individuals deserve their respective appointments.

"I’m sure both will continue to progress and I hope they will remain with us for many years to come.”

The company made a series of promotions at the start of the year as it targets £3m in turnover.