Who We Are

R.A. Malatest & Associates Ltd. is a full-service research organization with in-house Computer Assisted Telephone/Web/Personal Interview (CATI/CAWI/CAPI) systems; in-house, professional focus group facilities; and state-of-the-art data scanning and analysis software. We have completed hundreds of research and evaluation projects for clients throughout Canada.

Founded in 1985, the Company is one of Canada's largest independently owned and operated research and evaluation firms. R.A Malatest & Associates Ltd. has a staff of approximately 65 professional researchers in offices in Victoria, Edmonton, Toronto, and Ottawa. In 2011, the firm created a sister partnership with Malatest International – a New Zealand based evaluation and advisory firm (see for more details).

The firm is accredited with the Canadian Research Insights Council (CRIC) and a proud supporter of the Canadian Evaluation Society (CES) and the Certified Analytics Insights Professional of Canada (CAIP).

Mission Statement

Our firm's mission statement, developed in consultation with our staff, is as follows:

"R.A. Malatest & Associates Ltd. is a proactive, dynamic, progressive evaluation and market research organization that is always adding new capabilities and expertise to existing competitive advantages. We provide quality research that contributes to positive social and economic change."