RON KLEIN - Founder
After completing his marketing degree, Ron commenced his career in 1976 in brand marketing roles with Heinz and Chesebrough Ponds. In 1981, Ron commenced in market research with Sweeney Research where he became a Director and Partner.
The Klein Partnership was launched by Ron in 1991. The base philosophies on which Ron commenced the business 25 years ago remain firmly in place today; a 'tell it like it is' style is vital and TKP listens to what consumers mean rather than hearing what they say.
Ron has become renowned for his business acumen and his ability to translate research results into business outcomes that make a difference.
Ron is a Baby Boomer dedicated to wife Judy and their four children. He lives in Brighton, Melbourne and always wears red socks for reasons only he can explain. As well as family, Ron spends his spare time on golf, water sports and classic Aussie muscle cars, of which he has a growing collection.