Asha Ranchhod Patel
Head of Marketing, Google South Africa As a Googler of 8 years, Asha’s most recent transfer has been from Google UK where her focus was on leading global relationships with CPG giant Unilever.
Prior to joining Google, she was one of the founding members of the Digital Marketing team at Standard Bank Group where her focus was on establishing a web presence and driving digital and mobile marketing across the bank’s 18 African operations. Before the bank, Asha occupied a position in Marketing at Primedia subsidiary, The Mobile Games Company.
Asha holds degrees in Informatics, Honours Cum Laude in Marketing Management and Henley and Wits Business School certifications.
Asha has been recognised as one of Mail & Guardian’s Top 200 Young South Africans and is a One Young World Ambassador.
She is kept busy by her 1 year old and is passionate about travel, meditation and cooking.