dunnhumby Names Nick Langeveld as Head of Sales for North America
CHICAGO – November 1, 2023 – dunnhumby, the global leader in customer data science, today announced the appointment of Nick Langeveld as dunnhumby’s Head of Sales for North America. In this role, Langeveld will be responsible for the company’s North America sales strategy and continuing the company’s significant growth rate. He will report directly to Matt O’Grady, dunnhumby’s President of the Americas.
“We are delighted to announce that Nick has joined our team as the Head of Sales for North America,” said O’Grady. “Nick joins us at a pivotal time at dunnhumby considering the significant growth in our business over the past few years with top tier clients. His experience working for data analytic and media firms and building sales teams across North America to serve Retail, CPG and Media companies makes him an invaluable part of our team from day one.”
A key addition to the leadership team, Langeveld joins dunnhumby with an impressive track record as a transformational B2B sales and business leader driving rapid growth in key verticals including FMCG, Retail, Media and eCommerce. Prior to joining dunnhumby Langeveld worked for leading companies in the data analytics and consumer insights space including holding North America leadership roles at Toluna and MetrixLab.
Before that Langeveld was an Executive Vice President at Kantar North America and prior to that he worked at Affectiva (a WPP investment company) from 2011 to 2017. During this time, he rose to President and CEO and ultimately to Chairman. Prior to this, Langeveld worked at The Nielsen Company for seven years, as well as IBM and Goldman Sachs. Langeveld holds an MBA with a concentration in finance and technology from Columbia University Business School.
“I am so pleased to be joining dunnhumby, not only for the great team already in place, but also because they deliver on what has always been a core business value for me, which is putting the customer first,” said Langeveld. “dunnhumby is the clear leader in the customer data science space and is at the forefront of how technology, data and consulting deliver actionable insights.”
dunnhumby is the global leader in Customer Data Science, empowering businesses everywhere to compete and thrive in the modern data-driven economy. We always put the Customer First.
Our mission: to enable businesses to grow and reimagine themselves by becoming advocates and champions for their Customers. With deep heritage and expertise in retail – one of the world’s most competitive markets, with a deluge of multi-dimensional data – dunnhumby today enables businesses all over the world, across industries, to be Customer First.
The dunnhumby Customer Data Science Platform is our unique mix of technology, software and consulting, enabling businesses to increase revenue and profits by delivering exceptional experiences for their Customers – in-store, offline and online. dunnhumby employs over 2,200 experts in offices throughout Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas working for transformative, iconic brands such as Tesco, Coca-Cola, Meijer, Procter & Gamble and Raley’s.