Started working in market research for TNS Dimarso as research executive in telecom sector and soon started exploring the possibilities of online research of TNS Belgium. His next project was the (successful) introduction of the PPM system in Belgium in 2002, the first PPM-panel in Europe. Experiences of the introduction were later used for introduction in other countries.
Joined VRT (the Flemish national TV and Radio broadcaster) in 2003 as a research consultant for TV. After taking up responsibility for cross media - research of motivations and strategy, Wouter Quartier became Head of Research of VRT in 2009.
He is an active member of the GEAR group, and represents VRT in the Technical Committee of the JIG TV measurement system in Belgium.
On the personal level: married and father of two sons, loves to cook and to ride his road bike.