About GemSeek

GemSeek is a market research and data analytics firm founded by former senior managers at F500 companies. It is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands with a large delivery center in Sofia, Bulgaria and strategic partnerships worldwide. In 2015, cQuest, an expert company in Research Support Services, was acquired and GemSeek Group was formed.

Our mission is to deliver insights that are fact-based, focused on driving growth and have a quantifiable impact on your business. We combine industry expertise, specialized customer research and quantitative analytical capabilities to create deep understanding of customers, competitors and market behavior. We make sure data is unlocked, enriched and made easily available to the right people in your organization.

Our Leadership Team

Our company’s founders come from senior positions at leading multinationals and consultancy firms. They are devoted to inspiring and leading a team of 160+ professionals, delivering insights for growth.


Managing partner Glen Khouw has held finance leadership positions at Philips and has successfully build new ventures to become sizeable and professional organizations. As a finance responsible he has championed decision making based on facts and measureable results. As CEO of GemSeek he continues to drive analytics that makes sense for business management.

Glen Khouw


Petko Tinchev holds an MBA degree from Thunderbird School of Global Management. He has extensive experience in project management, opportunity assessment, business consulting, business modeling in the Life Sciences business domain. His experience in project and people management includes international B2C and B2B predictive modeling projects involving market size and market share root cause analysis. He has a background in Management Consulting.

Petko Tinchev

Managing Partner


Veselin Petkov has a rich background in forecasting projects across industries and clients. His expertise includes strategic planning, product launch analysis, forecasting disruptive events.

He has led multiple large-scale B2B and B2C research projects with a focus on new technologies, product adoption and disruptive innovation.

Vesselin Petkov

Director, Lighting & Automotive Verticals


Kaloyan Stefanov has experience in Equity Research, Financial Modeling, Predictive Forecasting, Strategy Management and Consulting.

Kaloyan has worked on numerous Market research & competitive intelligence projects, as well as on deep-dive country level market analyses and consulting in variety of B2B industries.

He holds a BA degree in Economics and Management from The University of Oxford and an MA degree in Finance and Banking.

Kaloyan Stefanov

Director, Healthcare & Finance Verticals


Ivaylo Yorgov has extensive experience in market research gained from working in two of the most prominent market research agencies before joining IA in 2012.

His main areas of expertise include research design and management, research instruments preparation, reporting and analysis of the results.

Ivaylo holds a BA degree in Sociology and an MA degree in Labor Markets and Human Resource Management. He is currently doing a PhD in Sociology.

Ivaylo Yorgov

Director, Customer Experience Research


Martin Dimov has 12+ years of experience in market research, statistical analysis and project management.

He has lead numerous international research and modeling projects, with strong focus on IT & Telecommunications, Healthcare and others.

His expertise includes design of research instruments, advanced statistical analysis, cross-sale and up-sale modeling, customer based segmentation, churn analyses and others.

Martin Dimov

Director, Data Science


Borislav holds a BA degree in Sociology. He has over 12 years of market research experience including leading roles in numerous international and multi-market projects.

His main areas of expertise include research support services, research design, project management, data collection, reporting and analysis. Prior joining the company in 2011 he has worked for some of world's leading suppliers of market research services.

Borislav Domuschiev

Managing Director, cQuest


Rumen has extensive knowledge and hands-on experience in software development, network security, project management and team leadership. He has lead multiple complex projects in secure data transfer. Rumen holds a MA degree in Computer Science.

At GemSeek Rumen manages all facets of the software development process, defining the IT & BI strategy, facilitating communication between key stakeholders, and leading the development team.

Rumen Sabev

Director, IT & BI


Daniel has experience in drawing insights from data in a number of disciplines – predictive forecasting, disruptive modelling, CRM analytics, and text analytics, amongst others.

Having started his career as an industry-agnostic management consultant, at GemSeek Daniel has worked on and led various data driven projects for large multinationals across the globe.

He holds a BSc (Hons) degree in Business Economics from Cardiff University.

Daniel Strahinov

Director, Data Analytics

The People

Researchers, analysts, and data scientists – this is who we are. We are also musicians, cooks, comedians, environmentalists, sport enthusiasts, travelers and food-lovers. Since 2011, we have grown to a team of 160+ people ready to solve problems, carry out projects, and provide full support to our global clients.

We deliver actionable results and respond quickly to the changing environment and customer needs.

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