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Atheek Marikar

Managing Director/CEO
PepperCube Consultants (Pvt) Ltd
Sri Lanka

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Sri Lanka

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Research specialisation:
Customer Insight

Role in research:
Research Consultant

Atheek has over 15 years’ experience in Market Research, Advertising and Brand Marketing. 6 years with The Nielsen Company in Sri Lanka and 5 years with The Nielsen Company in Australia. Atheek was appointed Managing Director/CEO of PepperCube Consultants in December 2010.

During the 2004 to 2006 period Atheek was Director Business Development and Client Servicing at Nielsen Sri Lanka and was part of The Nielsen Sri Lanka Executive Committee. At Nielsen Sri Lanka Atheek was initially Head of Customised Research and then was Head of Retail Measurement Service. In 2005 Atheek launched the SLIM-Nielsen Peoples Awards.

In 2006 Atheek moved to Australia to lead a full service (CRS+RMS) account team which included Australia’s largest MR client. In 2008 Atheek was appointed as Director GBS Client Servicing for the Pacific Region and as Director GBS Client Servicing for Customised Research Asia Pacific and Middle East. During the 2008 to 2010 period as Director GBS Client Servicing Atheek was part of the Pacific (Australia/New Zealand) Executive Committee and also part of the Asia Pacific and Middle East GBS Regional Leadership Team.

Prior to rejoining The Nielsen Company in 2004 Atheek functioned as Strategic Planning and Business Development Manager at Lowe Lintas Advertising, Hutchison Telecom and John Keells (Gordon Frazer) over a 5 year period.

Holds a degree in Economics from the University of Colombo.