Nick Battinson

Senior Director, UK

Nick Battinson, Senior Director with Firefly Millward Brown in London, has over 25 years of experience in both qualitative and quantitative research methodologies. Prior to joining Firefly in 2013, Nick got his start at Taylor Nelson AGB in the quantitative team in personal care, grocery and retail services before becoming a board director and sector managing director for Kantar WorldPanel in their international division.

Over the life of his career and throughout his work for leading agencies, he’s focused in on his passion for establishing brands and building long-term client relationships. With bachelor degrees and honours in business and management, Nick blended the brand and client passion with strategies and business to found Treehouse Consulting, a research and strategic agency. This launched him into new endeavours at 2CV Research as a director in the qualitative division specializing in integrated research. 

Nick’s work with previous companies like TNS, Kantar WorldPanel, Treehouse Consulting, 2CV Research has given him the breadth and depth of knowledge to help build Firefly’s business across client categories both locally and internationally.

Quick facts:

  • Nick was the captain of Walton Heath Golf Club in 2014, a host venue to the Ryder Cup and five European Opens
  • Top clients and brands that are notable for Nick include Reckitt Benckiser, Tesco and PMI