CBC Schweiz AG provides market research, business consulting and executive search services. It operates through following divisions: CBC Marketing Research, CBC Business Consulting, CBC Executive and CBC Marketing and Communications. The CBC Marketing Research division offers qualitative and quantitative research methodologies. It includes telephone interviews, personal interviews, online research, fieldwork studies, and CBC Omnibus. The CBC Business Consulting division supports foreign-investing companies with set-up services, industry and location studies, and office-in-office solutions. The CBC Executive division provides recruitment services. The CBC Marketing & Communications division provides professional services, specializing in direct marketing, worldwide mailing, publications and promotion management in China. The company was founded by Charles Merkle in 1995 and is headquartered in Berne, Switzerland.