Patrick Dodd leads Nielsen’s Global Markets Group, helping FMCG and Retail clients find tailored solutions to unlock growth in over 100 markets around the world. Previously Pat led the Buy business in 19 of the world’s fastest-growing markets.
Pat has been with Nielsen for over 20 years. He has held numerous senior leadership positions with the company, including leading Nielsen’s Global Retailer Vertical and serving as President of Nielsen markets in Europe, China and Canada. He has also held a number of senior commercial roles consulting with major fast moving consumer goods and retailer clients around the world. He is a passionate advocate for investment in innovation and product development initiatives. Pat is widely recognised as a thought leader within the FMCG and retail sector and is a regular speaker at industry events.
Pat is based in Geneva, Switzerland and holds an Honours degree in Economics from the University of Western Ontario.