George Sphiktos is Director in the Stanton Chase Washington, D.C. office, with a focus on AI and Analytics. He is also responsible for Business Development of Strategic Accounts.
George spent 34 years with The Nielsen Company serving in various senior Operational and Commercial roles. He was responsible for establishing commercial operations for Nielsen in 43 countries, including Russia, Nigeria, Poland, Pakistan, and China. He has worked on location with clients in more than 50 markets. George served on the Board of Nielsen EEMEA (Eastern Europe Middle East and Africa) Region as well as Nielsen Europe. He was also the European Leader of key industry verticals such as Tobacco and Alcoholic Beverages. He led the Nielsen Central Negotiations Centre of Excellence (COE) which successfully completed over 90 Global-Regional deals worth more than US$1 billion contract value. He has serviced some of the largest Consumer Goods multinationals.
George received a B.A. in Business Studies from Middlesex University, London UK. He is also a Certified Adult Vocational Trainer running his own Commercial Negotiations workshops across several counties in Europe, Middle East and Asia. He served on the Board of a major basketball club in Cyprus for 18 years, and he loves travelling, photography, and keeping fit.
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