Frank F.

Strategy | Consumer Behavior | Automotive | Market Research

United States of America

Frank is currently President at Ipsos RDA focusing on the automotive and commercial vehicle sector. Prior to becoming president, Frank held the position executive VP at Ipsos were he was responsible f...see more

  • Automotive
  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


President, Ipsos RDA - Client Officer Automotive

Ipsos in North America
5 years
Current position
Mar 2017 - Present
As president, Frank leads a team of over 150 research and IT professionals focused primarily on the automotive and commercial vehicle business sectors.

Advisory Board Member, Master of Science in Market Research (MSMR)

Michigan State University
6 years
Current position
Aug 2016 - Present
Advances in marketing tech is reshaping how we shop. The Master in Market Research & Consumer Behavior at HST combines customer psychology with research & analytics methods, empowering ...see more

Partner / Executive Vice President Ipsos RDA

Ipsos in North America
6 years
Sep 2010 - Feb 2017
Frank was a Partner and Executive Vice President at Ipsos RDA (Prior to RDA being purchased by Ipsos in 2015). In addition to being an active member of their executive management team,...see more

President, North America, Client Services

Harris Interactive
9 months
May 2009 - Feb 2010
Frank was responsible for leading the U.S and Canada business including business development, marketing, product development and research functions. This group consisted of 8 unique in...see more

VP Strategy and Consumer Insights

4 months
Jan 2009 - May 2009
Manage internal market research function with a focus on new product development, pricing, brand/advertising research, sales analysis and customer service among others.

Partner and SVP

J.D. Power and Associates
12 years
Jul 1997 - Jan 2009
Member of JDPA's executive management team. Held senior management roles in nearly every practice area within the company including automotive, healthcare, utilities, travel, telecom, f...see more

Partner and SVP

RDA Group (aka RDA)
7 years
May 1990 - Jul 1997
The Research Data Alliance (RDA) builds the social and technical bridges to enable the open sharing and re-use of data. Frank's responsibility included holding several positions while a...see more

Sr. Statistician

Automated Marketing Systems
3 years
Apr 1986 - Jul 1989
Senior statistician responsible for data analytics and statistical programming (SAS) on Ford's sales and service satisfaction tracking programs (QCP).

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Automotive
  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)


  • Market Research
  • Business Strategy
  • Customer Insight
  • Leadership
  • Business Development
  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Program Management
  • Team Leadership
  • Analytics
  • Cross-functional Team Leadership
  • Strategy Development
  • Marketing Research
  • Product Development
  • CRM