Principals


Jeff Cocagne (Partner)
Jeff earned an MBA from the University of Arizona, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from the University of Illinois. Since 1994, Jeff has accumulated a broad range of healthcare marketing research and consulting experience in diverse markets including medical equipment and devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology. Jeff is a founder of Junicon and the practice head of Junicon US.

Stephan Eichholz (Partner)
Stephan has been active in European healthcare marketing research and consulting since 1996. Prior to joining Junicon, Stephan studied Economics, Political Science and Languages at Mainz University in Germany. He is fluent in German, English, Spanish and French and has extensive on-site project experience throughout Europe and the Americas. Stephan is the practice head of Junicon Europe.

Michael LoPresti (Partner)
Michael earned an MSc in Demography and an MSc in Economics in 2002 from Florida State University. He completed a BSc in Japanese / International Business in 2000 from Salem International University. Michael moved to Japan in 2002 and launched a career in healthcare marketing research and consulting. Prior to joining Junicon, he held senior roles at several research companies in Japan. Michael is an expert in pricing and reimbursement and market access issues. He is fluent in English and Japanese.

Flor Hidalgo (Principal)
Flor is a Business Director who has been with Junicon since June 2004. Flor has broad experience managing global qualitative and quantitative research projects, in-depth interviews, and analyzing and presenting the results. Flor holds an MBA from Southern Oregon University (US) and Hochschule Harz (Germany), along with a Bachelor of International Business from University of Guanajuato (Mexico) and École Supérieure de Commerce de la Rochelle (France).

Kent Hamilton (Principal)
Kent Hamilton has been with Junicon since November 2009.  Kent has expertise in evaluating market entry opportunity, new product designs and concepts, as well as strategic planning for market penetration, product positioning and share capture.  Kent is the US Business Director and has managed and conducted numerous device design research projects.  He has earned an MBA from the University of Arizona and a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) from University of Michigan.

Benjamin Jonasch (Principal)
Benjamin earned an Master of Science degree in Finance and a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science. He is a Business Director with Junicon based in Germany. Since 2004, Benjamin has accumulated a broad range of healthcare marketing research and consulting experience in diverse markets including medical equipment and devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology. He is fluent in German, English and Italian. Benjamin is a trained focus group moderator and has moderated hundreds of health care focus groups and IDIs with clinicians and patients.