We are a team of highly experienced, senior researchers and we are the ones who will take care and run each different part of your project.
Vangelis is the founder of Long Lust. He made his first steps in qualitative research with Synovate in Athens and then he moved to London where he worked with some of the most creative insight agencies and many of the biggest brands, running projects all over Europe, USA and Middle East.
Before starting Long Lust he also lived and worked in Iraq for a year doing political research plus 1,5 year in South America trying to find the meaning of life.
Head of Qualitative
Niki co-leads anything qualitative. She has more than 15 years of experience in research having worked for some of the biggest agencies in the market (Synovate, Ipsos, Kantar), managing their multinational projects. She has being involved with many different sectors and markets in Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia.
Niki holds a degree in psychology and is also Censydiam trained which means she is very good in exploring behaviours and motivations and turning them into actionable strategies.
Head of Quantitative
Vladimiros leads the quantitative side of Long Lust. He built his innovation and brand research chops with Synovate and Ipsos, enjoying placements in Cyprus, Greece, Ukraine & Switzerland.
A truly global researcher, he has worked with major FMCG clients on regional and global research programs, leading methodology, governance and insight acceleration initiatives.
Apart from a geeky data scientist, Vladimiros is an avid fan of post-modern marketing.
Behavioral Scientist, Ph.D.
Thaleia is a behavioral scientist and a lecturer at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam. She collaborates with Long Lust on the more strategic projects. Her work is focused in generating novel insights about human behavior and in identifying interventions that can improve consumer decisions.
She has strong experience in adopting interdisciplinary research tools and mixed-methodological approaches.
Thaleia is the only one from the team who holds a Ph.D. The rest of us have just Masters.