GLG Names David Lansanah Head of Solutions


October 13, 2020

New York, New York; October 13, 2020 – GLG, the world’s knowledge marketplace, today announced that David Lansanah will join the company as Head of Solutions. He joins GLG’s global leadership team and will report directly to CEO Paul Todd. As Head of Solutions, Lansanah will oversee the team that develops new and unique ways for clients to access GLG’s insights, including surveys, projects, data, and more – the widest range of offerings in the industry.

GLG is the world’s knowledge marketplace, connecting decision makers to insights from experts so they can act with the confidence that comes from true clarity. GLG’s network of experts is the world’s largest, with thousands of new experts recruited every week.

Lansanah joins GLG with extensive leadership experience at B2B research, insights, and data innovation companies all over the world. He was most recently Global Head of Innovation at Kantar Insights, where he grew Kantar’s Innovation Practice by expanding their platform with greater market feedback surveys and tools, as well as competitive intelligence and data capabilities. He previously held senior roles at global research firms Ipsos MORI, Synovate, and ACUPOLL Precision Research. Born in the U.K., Lansanah grew up in Sierra Leone and has lived and worked in the U.S., Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. He holds a Master’s from Cranfield School of Management in the U.K.

“The breadth of GLG’s offerings is unmatched in our industry, and David’s expertise will help us further differentiate the ways in which we deliver insight to our clients,” said Todd. “Bringing David’s exceptional record in innovation, operations, and product development into our leadership team means we are strongly positioned to head into the next year and beyond with accelerated momentum for growth.”

“GLG’s industry leadership has put it in a position to think big about the future of B2B research – what it should be and what it can accomplish,” said Lansanah. “I’m honored to join the phenomenal GLG team, and I’m excited to be part of defining what that future looks like.”

Lansanah will be based at GLG’s global headquarters in New York, and begins work on November 2.

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GLG is the world’s knowledge marketplace. We connect decision makers to insights from experts, so they can act with the confidence that comes from true clarity. Our network of experts is the world’s largest and most varied source of first-hand expertise, and we recruit hundreds of new experts every day. We bring the power of insight to every great professional decision. Visit