Brian Beaver is a Director of Global Research Operations at J.D. Power. He oversees the research for a number of syndicated and proprietary studies within the Insurance practice, including management of study design, execution and analysis.

During his 15 years at J.D. Power, Mr. Beaver has served as the research manager and analyst for numerous automotive and non-automotive research programs. This experience includes primary roles for studies in the Insurance, Automotive Retail, Powersports and Hotel/Hospitality sectors. Mr. Beaver also has four years of Product Management experience, and contributed to the design, implementation and release of the J.D. Power online delivery tool, VoX.

Mr. Beaver received a bachelor’s degree in business administration, with high distinction, from the University of Michigan School of Business Administration in Ann Arbor, MI. He has earned Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification and is Pragmatic Marketing Certified.