Director, Online Operations
Christian Holdt oversees online research for Schlesinger Quantitative in Europe and manages operations for Schlesinger Europe. Christian is based at our office in Munich, Germany, and speaks fluent English.
Christian began his career in market research as a fieldwork research manager in MEFOS, a specialized HCP full-service market research Institute. He joined Schmiedl Marktforschung, now Schlesinger Group Germany, in 2008.
Christian entered market research as a lateral entrant from the technology sales industry and is also an IHK certified instructor for IT-System specialists.
In 2017, he was promoted as Director of Schmiedl Marktforschung online services and shortly after took on responsibility for Operations for Schlesinger Europe, including panel management, data protection, and training.
Christian has extensive experience managing quantitative and qualitative research studies with a special focus on interactive technologies and quality drivers.
He is an active member of the German Society for Online Research (DGOF) and a member of the Insights Association.
Christian lives with his wife and two children near Munich. In his leisure time, he plays trombone in a big band and an orchestra.
Awards & Recognition
Employee of the Year, 2016