1975 - 1982
Creation of a new vision and a unique tandem
Ipsos is founded by Didier Truchot in Paris, France. One goal: to work closely with its clients.
In 1982, Jean-Marc Lech joins Ipsos and becomes Co-President alongside Didier Truchot.
1983 - 1989
Ipsos becomes n° 5 in France
1988: Expansion into MENA through establishing an office in Lebanon.
1990 - 1998
Expansion in Europe, in America and into the Gulf region.
First acquisitions outside France; Ipsos becomes a European research company.
Ipsos expands to North America and Latin America.
1997: Expansion into the Gulf region starting with an office in Kuwait, followed by Jordan in 1998.
1999 - 2010
A multi specialist organisation
1999 Listing on the Paris Stock Exchange.
2000-2008: New offices in UAE, KSA, Bahrain and Iraq. Expansion into North Africa by entering the Egyptian market, followed by Morocco,
2011 - 2013
Synovate a major acquisition
The acquisition reinforces the position of Ipsos with the Big Four.
2011: New offices in Qatar and Pakistan were added. Then, in Algeria and Tunisia in 2012.
The « New Way »
To assist its client with their changes, Ipsos launches its New Way programme.
Creation of Ipsos Foundation
1975-2015 40 years of existence
Ipsos adopts a new tagline “Game Changers”