Nick leads Nielsen’s Emerging Markets Group, which consists of over 60 markets spanning Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East. Previously he was Managing Director, Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan from 2013 to 2016 where he was responsible for leading Nielsen’s overall growth strategy across these geographies.
Nick joined Nielsen in early 2011 following the company’s acquisition of MEMRB and co-led its integration into the organization. Throughout 2012, he served as Senior Vice President of Business Development in Nielsen Europe. Having started his career at MEMRB in 1986, Nick rose through the ranks to become CEO and spearheaded the business expansion from 18 countries to 32, covering the Middle East, North Africa, and Central and Eastern Europe.
Nick holds an MBA and a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering (magna cum laude) from Texas A&M University – Kingsville.