Who We Are

About Focus for Research

Since 1998 Melanie Gilbert has been an IQCS trained qualitative recruiter. Focus for Research is headed by Melanie and supported by an experienced team. We specialise in Qualitative Recruitment.

Our edge is our excellent knowledge of the industry and our ability to consistently resource high quality respondents who fit the required criteria to participate and contribute to your valuable market research.

We pride ourselves on our stand-out professionalism, reliability and true quality in a crowded market place.

Sectors covered

Automotive, Telecoms, Youth, FMCG, Alcohol, Technology, Utilities, Charity, Arts, Education, Finance, Travel, Health & Beauty, Fitness, Entertainment and leisure

Our Services

  • Qualitative Recruitment - Focus Groups, Hall Tests, Depths, Car Clinics, Accompanied Shops, List Recruitment
  • Quantitative - Mystery Shopping and Shop Audits
  • Moderating - We work closely with a number of experienced moderators and are happy to promote their services


UK: Central London, Greater London, Watford, St Albans, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds. other areas available on application.

Worldwide: We have international partners in all major markets.