Philip Smiley

Title: Global CEO, Kantar Retail
Based: United Kingdom


Phil is the Global CEO of Kantar Retail. He joined the business in 1999 as a junior consultant and after spending four years in our UK / Europe division, Phil relocated to the USA.

Following 3 ½ years in the US, Phil moved to Asia to run the Asia Pacific region originally based in Bangkok and then more recently in Shanghai.

In the summer of 2013 Phil returned to the UK after 11 years, to take up the role of joint CEO.