The Association for Qualitative Research
The Hub of Qualitative Thinking

Brand Doctors

Encyclopaedic experience of advertising development.

There are weeks where decades of change happen…reading the signs is paramount from Dinners in NYC, Ethnography in Seoul, Mums in Motherwell..
Scapegoat brands'© - media denigrated, a speciality.

Honing marcomms locally, globally, virtually- 'from penthouse to pavement'.

Need to win over stakeholders, and seek wise perceptive advertising specialists in luxury, financial, education & wellbeing? That's our core offer.

'Chris challenges our and our agency's thinking whilst protecting our ideas in their critical growth stage. Credible and authoritative to our internal stakeholders, and especially to creative
Mike Greenup, VP Brand Management, InterContinental Hotels Group

'Brand doctors; funny, clever, sensitive and insightful in discovering and communicating to you what you need to know.'
Simon P Davies, MA Headmaster Eastbourne College

Brand Doctors – We Love 'Em.'
The Sun

'Brand Doctors stand out, they can articulate the finest points in a savvy, real-world way, putting their finger on the commercial value of a brand.'
Jim Freeman, Head of Trading, The Daily Telegraph

' Brand Doctors bring a new or forgotten truth. '
Michael Ellyatt, Head of Brand, Prudential

'Oh, he talks too much, an academic said. Well when I met Chris and heard him present, it was sure worth listening to.'
INSEAD Business School, Fontainebleau

Contact Details

Clyst Works
2 Clyst Road
Devon EX3 0DB

Mobile 07973 510833

Key Information

Brand Doctors is a Qualitative Research Agency established in 1983 with 2-5 full-time employees.

Employees who are AQR members

Chris Payne

Business Sectors

  • Financial and Investment
  • Food

Skills, Expertise and Services

  • Advertising and Communications
  • Ethnography
  • International
  • Psychological and Motivational Research

Membership of Professional Organisations

  • The Market Research Society


For further information about Brand Doctors please contact them directly at the address shown above. When contacting this company, please mention that you found them on the AQR website.