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Angel Young Appointed as Nielsen Hong Kong and Macau Managing Director

Hong Kong – Dec. 17, 2015  Nielsen today announced the appointment of Ms. Angel Young as Managing Director of Hong Kong and Macau, effective January 4, 2016.

A native of Hong Kong and an accomplished business leader with a Nielsen career spanning almost 20 years, Ms. Young possessed all-rounded expertise in understanding consumer behaviour across what they watch and buy. With a breadth of industry experiences across Hong Kong, Taiwan and China, she was instrumental to the success of recent major product enhancements and capability building efforts. Ms. Young was the Business Process Improvement (BPI) leader of Nielsen Greater China.

“We are thrilled to appoint Angel Young to this position,” said Yan Xuan, Nielsen Greater China President, to whom Ms. Young will report. “With her outstanding leadership track record, extensive business process knowledge and expertise, as well as her comprehensive and in-depth understanding of Nielsen solutions and our customers, she will be an asset to the Nielsen Hong Kong and Macau business.”

“I am excited about the prospect of leading the Nielsen Hong Kong and Macau businesses,” said Ms. Young. “I look forward to helping the teams advance our reputations for gold standard data and insights combined with the position in a swiftly evolving marketplace and leading edge technology partners.”

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Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE: NLSN) is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers watch and buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services for all devices on which content — video, audio and text — is consumed. The Buy segment offers consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers the industry’s only global view of retail performance measurement. By integrating information from its Watch and Buy segments and other data sources, Nielsen also provides its clients with analytics that help improve performance.  Nielsen, an S&P 500 company, has operations in over 100 countries, covering more than 90% of the world’s population. For more information, visit www.nielsen.com.