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About Us

Jane Hales

Jane Hales has worked in the MRX industry for 30+ years, setting up 2 successful MR agencies, and regularly coaches business leaders and entrepreneurs from other industries.

Having achieved Recommended Agency Register status within the initial 5 months, Sapio Research went on to achieve the accolades of being a finalist for Market Research Society’s Best New Agency 2017, Lloyds Bank Scale Up Business of the Year 2021 and winner of the UKBA Professional Services Award in 2020.

In taking the multi-million pound, boot-strapped full-service agency to 20 permanent employees in 6.5 years, she employed freelancers and virtual assistants to support its growth.

Jane is the obvious choice for your MRX support staffing needs as she is particularly proud of having maintained staff satisfaction rates of 9/10 and an 80% client retention rate throughout leading Sapio Research.

“I know what it’s like to balance budgets, staff engagement and client needs with the constant need to do more with less.” – Jane Hales, Founder of Part of the .team & Co-Founder Sapio Research

For the journey ahead.

Sometimes you need a little more help to make changes and grow.

My coaching services, through Hashi3 Ltd, could be the first step you need to find your sweet-spot and identify processes that can be improved, delegated or stopped. 

In the press

Jane has appeared in publications such as The Drum examining the impact of Web3 on data collection and collaboration

She has readily shared her inspiration as a successful Female Founder in the aforementioned publication. 

As a full member of the Market Research Society she is delighted to be able to help fellow market research professionals bridge the talent gap in the market.

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Our team

Working in collaboration with fellow entrepreneurs she is supported by an experienced local recruitment team lead by an esteemed international business founder