Cint Management

Tom Buehlmann - Cint Board

Tom Buehlmann

Tom has over 15 years of experience with technology-enabled marketing service businesses, with a particular focus on general management, sales and marketing. Until recently, Tom served as Executive Chairman of Lumata Group, a global digital customer engagement, analytics and loyalty company. Previously, he spent a number of years as CEO and in senior management at EYC, a loyalty CRM and analytics provider, and at Catalina Marketing, a provider of targeted point-of-sale couponing. Tom was also a Venture Partner at DN Capital, where he managed and evaluated existing and new investments in the e-commerce, data and retail technology sectors. Early in his career, Tom had a number of sales and marketing roles at Procter & Gamble and Lindt & Sprüngli. He holds an MA from Cambridge University.

Richard Thornton
Chief Operations Officer & Deputy CEO

Richard joined Cint in 2009 to set up its UK operations in London. After graduating in HR and International Marketing, Richard then began his career at CAP Ventures (now InfoTrends Inc.) working as a strategic IT consultant. In 2003 he joined Ciao Surveys, one of the pioneering European firms in the online access panel industry, setting up the UK office to later culminate in his role as European Managing Director. Richard was part of the management team that lead the Ciao business to a successful sale to Microsoft Inc. in late 2008. Richard often represents Cint at different worldwide events and conferences including having presented papers at the Esomar Congress and at MRS events. Richard has also been a trainer for MRS workshops. Outside of Cint, Richard lives in London with his wife Katie and his two young boys Stanley and Barney. A keen traveller, Richard’s real passion is sports, both watching and participating, although the latter is becoming less gracious as the years roll on. Richard still finds the time for 5-a-side football, enjoying the post-match beers more than the workout these days, and has a mainly unrewarding time of following his beloved West Ham United around the country.

Lottie Saks
Chief Financial Officer

Lottie joined Cint in November 2018 with an impressive track record from 25 years as CFO and other management positions in global organizations in transformation. She has worked primarily in Tech industries including Telco (IoT) and Fintech at Nasdaq OMX Technology Financial Markets, as well as in Med Tec and Healthcare sector at Johnson&Johnson and OneMed. Lottie is very happy to be part of Cint and contribute to the growth journey that we are on. When not working, Lottie enjoys spending time with friends and family and outdoor activities such as alpine and cross country skiing, mountain biking and golfing.

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Johanna Isander
Chief Human Resources Officer

Johanna joined Cint as Chief HR Officer in February 2017. She has a background from the Financial- and FinTech industry and most recently she worked as Senior HR Director at Nasdaq. Prior to Nasdaq she lived in London for five years, working for SunGard and UniCredit in different HR roles. She really enjoys working in Global organizations so this played a deciding factor when considering Cint as her next big career move. Johanna holds a Human Resources Management degree from Lund University. When not working Johanna loves travelling, spending time with friends and family and cooking. She has always been into sports and has competed internationally as part of the Swedish dressage team as a junior and young rider.

Oscar Carlsson
Chief Innovation Officer

Oscar joined Cint in 2000 from Ericsson to take responsibility of Cint’s technology and development and later went on to be one founders of Cint’s unique exchange platform, products and technology.
During his serving with Cint he has been responsible for product, technology, operations and business development as well as setting up Cint’s US operation in 2008 before 2017 taking the role as Chief Innovation Officer.
Oscar acts as a thought leader in the industry in Market Research Technology and Mar-tech presenting and participating in various organization including ESOMAR, Insights Association, FIPP, Research & Result and SampleCon.

Based out of San Francisco splitting his time with HQ in Sweden. In Silicon Valley, Oscar continues to bring innovation to Cint and its clients by finding new partnerships and launching new product concepts to ensure Cint’s continued leadership in the Mar-tech space and ensure Cint’s partners have a future proof solution and stay on top of the latest trends.
In his spare time, he enjoys sports, both practicing and watching, also he spends most of his time enjoying travel, wine and food.

Stefan Hök - Cint

Stefan Hök
Senior Vice President of Products

Stefan joined Cint in early 2011 to head up Cint Link and is now responsible for Cint’s products. After graduating from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm he co-founded CoTraveller, specializing in travel applications for the mobile devices (yes, apps were around before the iPhone was born, but a lot less colorful). A year later CoTraveller was sold to mBlox, the soon-to-become world largest mobile transaction network, where Stefan developed the Premium SMS product line which quickly became a multi-million dollar business area. After spending almost a decade in the mobile industry focusing on commercializing advanced technology he learnt quite a bit around Internet marketing while heading up the Swedish operations at Getupdated. When not persuading people why APIs and Do-It-Yourself can benefit almost every company, Stefan is keen to challenge anyone at any sport. As long as he can choose the sport.

Jake Wolff - Cint

Jake Wolff
Executive Vice President, The Americas

Jake joined in February 2012 as a sales Director tasked with ramping up Access sales in the Northeast America territory. In January of 2013 he became VP of North American sales, and was promoted again in January of 2014 to MD of North America. Before joining Cint, Jake was responsible for sales in the healthcare field for a SaaS based background checking and license verification firm. He holds a communications degree from Villanova University where he was a 4 year scholarship baseball player. When not working for Cint Jake enjoys spending time with his family, and is an avid sports fan.

Indie Blackwell
Executive Vice President, EMEA

Indie joined Cint in January 2019, with extensive experience in sales management, leadership and strategic roles, primarily within consultancy, data & insights sales within the information services industry. Indie has held a number of senior commercial positions during her career to date at the likes of Frost & Sullivan, where Indie spent 12 years culminating in managing and growing the EMEA region, Ascential Plc (Planet Retail) and Dun & Bradstreet. She is a passionate advocate for diversity in the workplace and has chaired a number of leadership and women in the workplace initiatives. Having worked with a number of global brands, Indie understands the ever growing importance of “the Voice of the Customer” and it’s strategic imperative to the C’suite. She is excited to join the team at Cint and be a part of a company that is helping transform the industry.

Karine Parsy
Executive Vice President, APAC

Karine is a customer centric insight and technology adoption seasoned practitioner and joined Cint in September 2018 with a proven track record delivering change management practices and technology-enabled data & loyalty value proposition for top tier FMCG and world retailers across Europe and Asia.
Karine brings to Cint 20 years of industry experience having held numerous sales management & leadership positions in the APAC markets. Most recently, serving as Vice President – Business Development Retail Data Solutions in Asia Pacific for Symphony RetailAI, a Customer Insight and loyalty SaaS technology enabler, and previously VP Strategic Business Development Japan at Catalina Marketing, a global Shopper Insight and CRM solutions provider.
Karine has been living in Asia for more than 10 years in Shanghai, Tokyo and Hong Kong. Outside work, she loves traveling with her family and daughter, enjoying the diversity of culture and thinking.

Greg Dunbar
Executive Vice President, Enterprise Solutions

Greg has over 20 years experience in media and technology spanning both successful start-up businesses and one of the worlds most recognised media companies. Prior to joining Cint in 2016 Greg spent 7 years on the Advertising Board of Time Inc, and was most recently EVP Global Sales for CloudSense, an Enterprise SaaS vendor and consulting partner. Outside work Greg enjoys spending time with his family and coaching his local junior cricket team.