Edouard Monin: a Researcher Armed with Enthusiasm
Posted on 2011 Feb,06

Edouard Monin, CEO of IPSOS MENA, is a self-made man whose persistence and hard work made him the successful researcher he is now. Moving from modest beginnings to a successful personality in business is quite an achievement, which is appreciated by all.


Love is the driver of any action.


What kills you most?

Unfairness and ignorance

What gets you up in he morning?

My enthusiasm

What happened to your childhood dreams?

Ten percent accomplished... still have to realise 90 percent...!!! Hope I will have enough time...

What distinguished you from others?

What others see in me as different and unique

What do you need most?

Honesty and transparency

Do you think that anyone can become an artist?

Each one of us is an artist... an artist is something that is in each of us...

Where are you from?

I am from this tough world...

Do you feel your situation is enviable?

Could be...

What have you given up on?

Have ever given up, NEVER...

What do you do with your money?

Enjoy spending it in the right place... there is always a good place to spend money!!! (Ask my wife...)

What moves you?

I like everything which fulfils me with passion.

What are your favourite pleasures?


What would you like to receive for your birthday?

A hug and a kiss from my loved family... A cake is also a good idea...

Name three living artists that you hate most?

I cannot hate any artist... I just criticise them...

What or whom do you defend?

My rights... to the death...

What are you capable of refusing?

Easy earning...

What are you capable of doing in the name of love?

Anything... love is the driver of any action

What are you blamed for?

My quick trust in others...

What does art bring to you?

Peace of mind...

What do you think you are?

What I am... not more not less...

What drives you nuts?

Child abuse...

Write your own epitaph?

See you...

Under what form would you like to come back?

Any free species...

What was the last book you read?


Do you like animals?


Why did you choose research?

The most passionate business in the world...

Who is the woman of your dreams? Honestly!

My wife... but without her flaws...!!!!! Oupssssss

What is you philosophy in life?

Keep your head on your shoulders... Regardless...

What is the most important thing in your life?

No doubt, my beautiful family.