The Association for Qualitative Research
The Hub of Qualitative Thinking

Brand Doctors

Impressive to stakeholders, perceptive and smart advertising specialists in luxury, financial, education & wellness. InterContinental Hotels, Aldi, Shelter, Daily Telegraph, Prudential, Burger King, NSPCC, Independent & Business schools.

Scapegoat brands' - media denigrated brands: government, banks, fast food, a speciality.

'Brand Doctors have a stand out quality. 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 We Love 'Em.'
The Sun

'A strong insightful researcher 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

'Research and insight is not the same thing. An insight is a revealing and a new or forgotten truth which is what Brand Doctors bring.'
Michael Ellyatt, Head of Brand, Prudential

'Brand doctors are fun! They spend time understanding your market and will be sensitive and insightful in discovering what you wish to find out and communicating to you what you need to know.'
Simon P Davies, MA Headmaster Eastbourne College

Contact Details

The Innovation Centre
University of Exeter
Rennes Drive
Devon EX4 4RN

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.