April 19, 2018 – Ducker Worldwide (Ducker) formally announced today that David Kaiser has joined the firm, and will be working as a Commercial Director out of its North American Headquarters in Troy, Mich. As Commercial Director, Mr. Kaiser will be a key contributor to Ducker’s building and construction practice, providing new product development research, market intelligence, growth consulting and Voice of the Customer (VoC) insights.
“Ducker Worldwide has led the industry in strategy consulting, market research and transaction advisory for more than 57 years,” said Kaiser. “I am thrilled to join Ducker and its high caliber building and construction practice, to deliver truly actionable insight for our clients. The depth of expertise and the breadth of the knowledge here is unparalleled, and I look forward to bringing the Ducker suite of services to new clients.”
Kaiser has more than 20 years of expertise leading cross-functional teams, delivering superior research and customer satisfaction. His industry expertise spans the areas of building and construction, consumer products, alternative energy and composite materials. He has extensive experience in developing and commercializing new products, market opportunity assessments and VoC studies, to accelerate and add certainty in growth planning for numerous companies.
The new Commercial Director holds a Bachelor of Arts in History, and a Master of Science in Organizational Development from Bowling Green State University. Prior to joining Ducker Worldwide, Kaiser held leadership positions at Owens Corning, Installed Building Products, NSG Pilkington, Evident Energy and Masco Contractor Services. He also spent more than 15 years leading top market research firms.
“We’re excited to welcome David to the team,” said Chris Fisher, Managing Principal. “I believe his expertise in building and industrial products, his long-term client relationships, and his analytical capabilities will contribute to Ducker’s ongoing success. Given his corporate insights background and consulting services track record, David will help advance Ducker’s unique offerings that deliver strategic insights for our clients.”
ABOUT DUCKER WORLDWIDE
Ducker Worldwide, a premier consulting and research firm, is driven to help its clients achieve their most ambitious growth goals. Custom market intelligence, strategic consulting and M&A advisory services are delivered by fully engaged Ducker principals and a diverse team of global talent. With exclusive access to industry leaders and opportunities, Ducker applies robust analytics and critical thinking to every engagement, delivering unique, fact-based solutions for our clients – solutions that produce dependable decisions to advance growth. Ducker is headquartered in Troy, Mich., with offices around the world, including Bangalore, Berlin, London, Paris and Shanghai. Founded by William H. Ducker in 1961, Ducker celebrates over 57 years in business. For more information, visit www.ducker.com.