Dr. Gordon Shields is Senior Director within the Global Research Operations at J.D. Power Singapore. He is responsible for managing a diverse portfolio of research studies and consulting engagements for both the automotive and service industry portfolios across the ASEAN and Oceania regions.
Earlier at the company, Dr. Shields was a Research Director based in Europe. In that role, he was responsible for managing syndicated automotive, financial, telecom and proprietary projects throughout the region.
Prior to joining J.D. Power in 2003, Dr. Shields served as Senior Analyst at Oxford Research International in the United Kingdom and Germany managing financial, FMCG and media studies in Africa, Central and Eastern Europe and across Asia.
Previously, he was Senior Consultant at KAE, London, a strategy consultancy. Dr. Shields earned a Bachelor’s degree in combined humanities from the University of Ulster, Northern Ireland.
He also holds a Doctorate in politics from the Universität Tübingen, Germany, and was a visiting doctoral student at Oxford University.