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Company Details

Established 2013

Level 15 167 Macquarie Street
Sydney NSW, 2000 Australia

Alternative Address:
Level 10 120 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC, 3000 Australia

Phone: +61 02 9232 9550 / 03 9611 1850
Contact: Sue Vercoe (Sydney) or Jasmine Hoye (Melbourne)

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General Information

Newgate Research is one of Australia’s most sought-after social and market research firms for reputation, issues, government, corporate affairs, financial communications and employee research. We work at the nexus of business, politics, communities, markets and media.

Clients turn to us for complex and sensitive projects to assess the needs, views and behaviours of their full spectrum of stakeholders. We build an objective case for action and identify the most effective ways to engage and influence.

Newgate Research is a division of Newgate Australia, with specialisations in integrated government relations, corporate affairs, digital and financial communications, and engagement services. More broadly we are part of SEC Newgate, an insights and research-driven global strategic communications and advocacy group, with 37 offices across 6 continents and 600+ staff.

Newgate Research uses a wide range of qualitative and quantitative techniques - from the traditional to the leading edge - to design tailored approaches specific to each project. We are nonpartisan, fast into field, and mix nous with advanced data science to unearth actionable insights and recommendations. We work with clients across all sectors, with strong expertise in major infrastructure projects, resources, water, energy, transport, health and ageing, advocacy and emergency services.

Our team has specialised experience in:

  • Communications and engagement research – including network mapping
  • Reputation and stakeholder relationship research
  • Behaviour change research
  • Rapid response and crisis research
  • Public opinion research

Research Society Members Antonios Meimaris PhD, Alexis Polidoras, Benjamin Wegener PhD, Brigid Quinlan, Catriona Banks, David Stolper PhD, Dorothy Dudley, Heather Jones, Irene Diseris QPR, Jasmine Hoye QPR, Julie Sheather, Keith McGowan, Kate Toner, Kazvyn Yew, Lisa Vo, Philip Partalis, Siobhan Twist, Sarah Van Dam PhD, Sue Vercoe QPR, Vanessa Morrison.

Key Personnel

Sue Vercoe, Managing Director, Sydney: Sue has 20+ years’ experience as a market researcher, research buyer and communications consultant in the corporate, financial, issues and political arenas. Sue is also a sought-after stakeholder engagement facilitator.

Jasmine Hoye, Partner and Melbourne Office Head: Jasmine is a reputation, sustainability and behaviour-change specialist with a career spanning more than two decades. Her core experience lies in energy, water, emergency services, transport, climate change and vulnerable consumer research.

David Stolper, Special Counsel, Sydney: David is a qualitative and quantitative researcher with deep experience in communications and brand research, evidence-based issues management, stakeholder engagement and corporate social responsibility.

Catriona Banks, Senior Director, Melbourne: Cat has over 17 years' market and social research experience across Australia and internationally for government, non-profit and commercial clients. Her experience spans communications research, behaviour change, concept development, innovation, new product development, customer experience, social issues and design research.

Afiliation Afiliation
Research Fields:
  • Advertising
  • Automotive
  • Agricultural
  • Communication & Information Technology
  • Finance & insurance services
  • International markets
  • Media
  • Medical
  • Tourism & hospitality
  • Building & Construction
  • Distribution
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail (excluding food & drink)
  • Social/opinion research
  • Telecommunications
  • Health
  • Other utilities
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Gaming
  • Infrastructure
  • Wholesale/retail
Research Methods:
  • Analysis and interpretation
  • Mail surveys
  • Brand health
  • Market modelling / sales forecasting
  • Business to business research
  • Market segmentation
  • Children's research
  • Multivariate analysis
  • Choice modelling
  • Consultancy
  • Non English speaking background
  • Continuous tracking
  • Omnibus surveys
  • Corporate image / Corporate reputation
  • Packaging research
  • Customer satisfaction & loyalty studies
  • Panel
  • Data processing
  • Perceptual mapping
  • Desk research/market analysis
  • Pricing/promotions research
  • Employee/staff surveys
  • Product testing/new product development
  • Experimental design
  • Program evaluation
  • Face to face interviewing
  • Readership surveys
  • Feasibility studies
  • Retail audits
  • Service quality studies
  • Group/in depth analysis and interpretation
  • Group/in depth moderation
  • Syndicated studies
  • Group/in depth recruitment
  • Telephone interviewing
  • Internet usage studies
  • Website evaluation
  • Online interviewing
  • Web surveys

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